A stellar high school comedy with an A+ cast, a brilliant script loaded with witty dialogue, eye-catching cinematography, swift editing, and a danceable soundtrack.
Selected by Roger Ebert for this year's Ebertfest, the heartfelt new movie "The Spectacular Now," written by Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber—the gifted writers of "500 Days of Summer"—and directed by James Ponsoldt ("Smashed") is an authentic and timeless coming of age story about two high school seniors. Film journalist Katherine Tulich speaks to it's stars—Miles Teller, who plays effortless but troubled charmer Sutter Keely, and Shailene Woodley, the "nice girl" Aimee Finicky who unwittingly captures his heart.
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A tribute to Doris Day.