Little is a American fantasy comedy film directed and co-written by Tina Gordon. It stars Regina Hall , Issa Rae , and Marsai Martin , and follows an overbearing boss who is transformed into the child version of herself. Martin serves as an executive producer on the project, and at 14 years old is the youngest person to ever hold the title on a Hollywood production. It received mixed reviews from critics, who praised the performances and heart but called it "a bit safer and lighter on laughs than many would like. As a child, Jordan Sanders was bullied.
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The Little Girl Voice is an informal name for a vocal trait in adult women that is caused by psychological trauma before the onset of puberty. Women that are affected speak in a higher sounding, child-like pattern, usually in a manner similar to the age at which they suffered the traumatic event. Drew frequently uses this as a cue when talking to female callers, in order to better understand the cause of their problems. He is so practiced at noticing it that he can often guess down to a 6 month period in the woman's life when she was traumatized, and sometimes even what the trauma was, much to everyone's amazement. Sometimes callers lie or obfuscate about having a trauma history at first, claiming their childhood was completely normal, only to reveal something horrific later in the conversation that precisely fits with Drew's initial deduction. Drew discovered this phenomenon after practicing medicine for many years and noticing a very distinct pattern with his patients, whom he often converses with personally during the treatment process.
Unfortunately, as most child stars get older, they have a hard time finding a place in Hollywood. They were once able to fill the role of the cute son, daughter, or sibling. In order for that to happen, they must find and successfully fill an adult role. Many struggle with this, often falling off the Hollywood radar, but some are able to survive.
And if dystopian worlds, teenage angst and star-crossed romances are your thing, then there are also plenty of young adult titles currently available to watch on Netflix too. By far the greatest movie to emerge from the relatively new young adult genre, The Hunger Games blew Twilight out of the water when it arrived on the big screen in Although this Japanese classic was released over a decade before the young adult boom, it shares many similarities with the above.