Entertainment Weekly

Subscribe

Stay Connected

Subscribe

Advertise With Us

Learn More

Skip to content

Article

The Battle of Shaker Heights

Posted on

The Battle of Shaker Heights

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
80 minutes
Limited Release Date:
08/22/03
Wide Release Date:
08/29/03
performer:
Elden Henson, Shia LaBeouf, Shiri Appleby, Anson Mount, Kathleen Quinlan, William Sadler, Amy Smart, Ray Wise
director:
Efram Potelle, Kyle Rankin
Producer:
Chris Moore
distributor:
Miramax
author:
Erica Beeney
genre:
Drama

We gave it a C

As Kelly, a suburban teenager who is furious at the world, Shia LaBeouf makes bantamweight hostility charming. The latest Project Greenlight effort creates a character, all right, but LaBeouf’s harmless alienation hasn’t been given a movie to go with it.