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The Spectacular Now (18-Jan-2013)

Director: James Ponsoldt

Writers: Scott Neustadter; Michael H. Weber

From novel by: Tim Tharp

Keywords: Romantic Drama

A high-school senior obsessed with living for the moment crosses paths with a young woman embodying an outlook on life that runs contrary to his own.

ABSTRACT
Sutter Keely, a charming high-school student possessing a degree of self-absorption bordering on narcissism and fixated on his hard-partying lifestyle, gets drunk and passes out one night after getting dumped by his girlfriend. Coming to on a lawn the next day with a young woman named Aimee Finecky hovering over him, he finds himself strangely drawn to her existence, even though her introverted personality and long-term outlook on life seem to stand in strident opposition to his own ethos.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Kyle Chandler
Actor
17-Sep-1965   Friday Night Lights
Brie Larson
Actor
1-Oct-1989   Hoot
Jennifer Jason Leigh
Actor
5-Feb-1962   Fast Times at Ridgemont High
Bob Odenkirk
Comic
22-Oct-1962   Mr. Show
Mary Elizabeth Winstead
Actor
28-Nov-1984   Final Destination 3
Shailene Woodley
Actor
15-Nov-1991   Amy Juergens on The Secret Life

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