Tanner Hall: movie review
Set in an upscale New England boarding school, 'Tanner Hall' is a coming-of-age tale, full of rivalries and illicit romance.
At the start of “Tanner Hall,” studious, responsible Fernanda (Rooney Mara) is entering her senior year at a leafy boarding school in New England. Pretty soon her classmates, especially the troublesome, manipulative Victoria (Georgia King), complicate her life. By entering into a sexually-tinged relationship with a married man (Tom Everett Scott), Fernanda does plenty to complicate her own life as well.Skip to next paragraph
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See the film, if you must, for Mara, who will be starring in the upcoming Hollywood remake of “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo.” She’s a sharp, vigilant actress whose career bears watching. Grade: C+ (Rated R for sexual content including brief nudity and some drug use.)