"Margaret" is the story of a New York City teenager and her crusade through the moral, legal and sexual pitfalls of the adult world as she tries to bend heaven and earth to make amends for her complicity in a terrible accident.

‘Margaret’ Trailer

Fox Searchlight Pictures has released the first trailer for Kenneth Lonergan's drama Margaret, which debuts in theaters nationwide on September 30. Click on the video player below for your first look at this indie starring Anna Paquin, Matt Damon, and Mark Ruffalo. The studio has also debuted the first poster for Margaret, which you can view below the trailer.

Margaret centers on a 17-year-old New York City high-school student who feels certain that she inadvertently played a role in a traffic accident that has claimed a woman's life. In her attempts to set things right she meets with opposition at every step. Torn apart with frustration, she begins emotionally brutalizing her family, her friends, her teachers, and most of all, herself. She has been confronted quite unexpectedly with a basic truth: that her youthful ideals are on a collision course against the realities and compromises of the adult world.

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