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SXEncore: The Loved Ones


*SXSW 2012 SXEncore screenings were determined by popular vote on

Lola Stone asked Brent Mitchell to the prom, but Brent said no, and now he's screwed. What happens when Lola doesn't get what she wants? She enlists daddy's help to throw a prom of her own where she is queen and Brent is king — whether he likes it or not. THE LOVED ONES is what happens when puppy love goes horribly, violently wrong. Brent should have said yes….


Director(s): Sean Byrne

Executive Producer(s): Christopher Mapp, Matthew Street

Producer(s): Mark Lazarus, Michael Boughen

Screenwriter(s): Sean Bryne

Editor(s): Andy Canny

Production Designer: Robert Webb

Music: Ollie Olsen

Principal Cast: Xavier Samuel, Robin McLeavy, Victoria Thaine, Jessica McNamee, Richard Wilson, John Brumpton


Distributor: Paramount Pictures

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