Speak is a 2004 American independent drama based on the award-winning novel of the same name by Laurie Halse Anderson. It stars Kristen Stewart as Melinda Sordino, a high school freshman who practically stops talking after being raped by a senior student. The film is told through Melinda's eyes and is wrought with her sardonic humor and blunt honesty. It was broadcast on Showtime and Lifetime in 2005 after premiering at the Sundance Film Festival in 2004. Wikipedia
Speak is a member of the following lists: American films, English-language films, Directorial debut films, Films based on novels, Films shot in Ohio, 2000s drama films, 2004 films, American teen drama films, Lifetime (TV network) films and Rape in films.
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Melinda Sordino: Why should I worry about Rachel? Melinda Sordino: (alter ego) He'll hurt her. You were your best friends for nine years. That counts for something. Melinda Sordino: She's a traitor and a witch. Melinda Sordino: (alter ego) She doesn't know what happened. Melinda Sordino: She'll hate me. Melinda Sordino: (alter ego) She already hates you. Melinda Sordino: I hope he breaks her heart.