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The Spectacular Now

(DVD - 2014 )
Average Rating: 3 stars out of 5.
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While Aimee dreams of the future, Sutter lives in the now, and yet somehow, they're drawn together. What starts as an unlikely romance becomes a sharp-eyed, straight-up snapshot of the heady confusion and haunting passion of youth.
Title: The spectacular now
[videorecording (DVD)]
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] :, [Publisher not identified],, [2014]
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (approximately 95 min.) :,sound, color ;,4 3/4 in.
digital, optical, surround, 5.1 Dolby Digital
NTSC, rda
video file, DVD video, rda
Content Type: two-dimensional moving image
Media Type: video
Carrier Type: videodisc
Notes: Title from title frames; credits from end credits.
Based upon the novel by Tim Tharp.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.
Special features: "The making of" featurette; deleted scenes; audio commenty with the director James Ponsoldt.
Summary: While Aimee dreams of the future, Sutter lives in the now, and yet somehow, they're drawn together. What starts as an unlikely romance becomes a sharp-eyed, straight-up snapshot of the heady confusion and haunting passion of youth.
Audience: MPAA rating R for alcohol use, language and some sexuality--all involving teens.
Statement of Responsibility: A24 ; Twenty-one Laps Entertainment ; AL Productions ; directed by James Ponsoldt ; screenplay by Scott Neustadter & Michael H. Weber ; produced by Tom McNulty, Shawn Levy, Andrew Lauren, Michelle Krumm ; Andrew Lauren Productions presents a 21 Laps production ; a Global Produce production
Distributor: Santa Monica, California :, Lions Gate Entertainment Inc.
Credits: Director of photography, Jess Hall ; edited by Darrin Navarro ; music by Rob Simonsen ; costume designer, Peggy Stamper.
Performers: Miles Teller, Shailene Woodley, Brie Larson, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Bob Odenkirk, Kaitlyn Dever, Andre Royo, Masam Holden, Dayo Okeniyi, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Kyle Chandler.
System Details: DVD; Region 1; NTSC; widescreen (2.40:1, 16x9) presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital.
Other Language: English dialogue; optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject Headings: Teenagers Conduct of life Drama. Teenagers Sexual behavior Drama. Young adults Drama.
Genre/Form: Coming-of-age films.
Romantic comedy films.
Fiction films.
Teen films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Topical Term: Teenagers
Teenagers
Young adults
Publisher No: 44036
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Aug 27, 2014
  • ncs1961 rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

This film could've done a lot of good had it accurately portrayed teen alcohol abuse & consequences.

Aug 10, 2014
  • bhotia rated this: 1 stars out of 5.

Didn't like the characters or find them particularly interesting.

Jul 23, 2014
  • d2013 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

Sutter lives for the moment and learns a few lessons along the way. Good acting by both young actors. Good story!

I thought this was R rated....

The acting is phenomenal

Apr 26, 2014
  • tucklee rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

While most coming of age movies these days have been turned into comedies, I would categorize this one as light drama. Sutter, who seems outwardly confident, and is popular in school, has his own personal issues that he hides even from the ones he's closest with. I think it's something most modern western teens can identify with. Good acting, with a good storyline, this movie is a good addition to the genre.

Mar 10, 2014
  • 420Fish rated this: 2 stars out of 5.

Hmmm, wish I had skipped this one.

Feb 28, 2014
  • lasertravis rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

Above average teen romantic dramedy. Pretty serious issues. No easy fixes or sugary sweet conclusions. Realistic and refreshingly darker than most teen love stories. Moves slow at times though.

Feb 18, 2014
  • dollfacecrafter rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

this was just ok, the acting was fine, the story was not that original.

Feb 12, 2014
  • Daylight62 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Really good movie with good story and great acting

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Dec 02, 2013
  • libguy_1 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

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