Review: Babyteeth Outgrows the Confines of Movie Melodrama

In her feature debut Babyteeth, director Shannon Murphy avoids all cliche and melodrama in her story of the romance between a teen with cancer (Eliza Scanlen) and a troubled twenty-something (Toby Wallace). Ben Mendelsohn and Essie Davis also star as parents forced to make unconventional choices to protect their unconventional daughter.