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R| 1 hr. 40 min.

Plot Summary
Charlie Banks (Jesse Eisenberg) and his best friend, Danny (Chris Marquette), attend college at an elite school in upstate New York. Charlie's world comes crashing down with the unexpected arrival of Mick (Jason Ritter), a bully from high school. As Mick worms his way into Charlie's life and the lives of his friends, Charlie begins to fear the worst: that Mick may be planning revenge for an incident from their shared past.

Cast: Jesse Eisenberg , Jason Ritter , Chris Marquette , Eva Amurri , Sebastian Stan , Gloria Votsis , Alex Guarino , Declan Baldwin

Director: Fred Durst

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Anchor Bay

The Education of Charlie Banks (2007)

Release Date: March 27th, 2009|1 hr. 40 min.

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critic reviews (9)
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  • 40
    Joe Neumaier New York Daily News

    Another nicely understated performance from Jesse Eisenberg anchors this shambling drama. show more

  • 70
    Michael Rechtshaffen The Hollywood Reporter

    Although the impressively acted ensemble piece occasionally gets tripped up by Peter Elkoff's overtly literate script, it travels in some unexpected, thoughtful directions. show more

  • 50
    Liam Lacey The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    What doesn't work so persuasively is Elkoff's script, particularly the overuse of voice-over. show more

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