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R| 1 hr. 46 min.

Plot Summary
It's the summer of 1987, and recent college grad James Brennan (Jesse Eisenberg) can't wait to begin his long-anticipated dream trip to Europe. Unfortunately, James' plans come to a screeching halt when his parents announce that they are unable to subsidize his trip. Forced to take a job at the local amusement park, James prepares for the worst summer ever, until he finds love with a captivating co-worker named Em (Kristen Stewart).

Cast: Jesse Eisenberg , Kristen Stewart , Martin Starr , Kristen Wiig , Bill Hader , Margarita Levieva , Jack Gilpin , Josh Pais

Director: Greg Mottola

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: Miramax Films

Adventureland (2009)

Release Date: April 3rd, 2009|1 hr. 46 min.

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  • 63
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Adventureland throws a lot at us, but not enough of it sticks. show more

  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    This film makes you wonder why aren't there more young love movies? show more

  • 63
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    Mottola, who wrote and directed 1996's "The Daytrippers," crafts smart, witty dialogue. But the movie suffers in tone. While much of the story feels like a brainier John Hughes comedy, it veers into more dramatic terrain and loses focus. show more

  • June 29, 2010 AllNFLProJordan1
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    I ficking hated this movie worst movie ever

  • August 30, 2009 DYNAMITE95661
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    Aweful. I wish I never saw it.

  • July 21, 2009 Rean Rossier
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    I did not like this movie at all I hated how the teen's took drugs that's wrong it was not as funny as I thought & there was a very gross scene in the movie but I can't tell you, my friend's hated this movie & I thought it was okay, I liked the acter's but hated the story it was really slow movie it really only took place in Adventureland you can still take your teen's to this movie but warn them because there's lots of Drug Use & sexuality okay, I am not stopping anyone to see this movie just try to see it yourself & see how you think about this movie.

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Mike Moody on Feb 22nd, 2011 7:00PM

Most moviegoers mainly know Jesse Eisenberg as Mark Zuckerberg, the self-centered and manipulative genius at the heart of David Fincher's 'The Social Network.' Eisenberg's Oscar-nominated...

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