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The boy steals the show in moving 'Sister'

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There's a certain cinematic tradition involving the charming young thief, driven to crime by circumstances but eventually redeemed by them. "Sister" doesn't quite fall into that category. Its central character, the 12-year-old Simon, isn't particularly charming. The actor who plays him, Kacey Mottet Klein, did portray a young Serge Gainsbourg in 2010's "Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life," after all....

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