December 5 at 7:30 PM
The Spectacular NowDirected by: James Ponsoldt :: USA
Comedy, Drama :: Rated R :: 95 minutes
Opened by SharpShort: The Wolf, 2013 (9 minutes) Director - Eric Skybak. A short drama about a young man's rocky relationship/reconciliation with his father.
No-host social with Colombo's Pizza and Zebra Lounge 6:30-7:30pm in Emerson lobby.
With sly humor and an intensity of feeling, The Spectacular Now creates a vivid, three-dimensional portrait of youth confronting the funny, thrilling and perilous business of modern love and adulthood. This is the tale of Sutter Keely (Miles Teller), a high school senior and effortless charmer, and of how he unexpectedly falls in love with "the good girl" Aimee Finecky (Shailene Woodley). What starts as an unlikely romance becomes a sharp-eyed, straight-up snapshot of the heady confusion and haunting passion of youth – one that doesn't look for tidy truths. The film was written by Scott Neustadter and Michael Weber (500 Days of Summer) and also features wonderful supporting turns from Brie Larson, Kyle Chandler, Jennifer Jason Leigh, and Mary Elizabeth Winstead.