2012 CANNES FILM FESTIVAL. Official Selection. "The Paperboy"
From Lee Daniels, the director of Precious. Zac Efron, Matthew McConaughey, Nicole Kidman and John Cusack star in the crime drama based on the 1995 novel by Peter Dexter. See the movie poster for ‘The Paperboy’ in the photo gallery. In the film, a directionless young man helps his reporter brother investigate the possible wrongful conviction of a man on death row, and in the process, falls for the woman whom the convict has been romancing through prison correspondence.