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R| 1 hr. 33 min.

Plot Summary
Mercer (Lou Taylor Pucci), distraught after his mother's death, steals a car from a car wash in Oregon. He flees the state, bound for California, in search of his estranged half brother, Arlen (Jsu Garcia). Shortly into Mercer's journey, a cell phone rings inside the stolen car; it turns out that both the phone and the car belong to Kate (Zooey Deschanel). But, instead of calling the police, Kate and Mercer build a relationship through a series of long talks over the course of his road trip.

Cast: Lou Taylor Pucci , Zooey Deschanel , Jena Malone , William Lee Scott , Nick Offerman , Judy Greer , Julio Oscar Mechoso , Jsu Garcia

Director: Martin Hynes

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: Peace Arch Entertainment Group Inc.

The Go-Getter (2008)

Release Date: June 6th, 2008|1 hr. 33 min.

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  • 88
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Director-writer Martin Hynes shapes his first movie into something emotionally truthful, painfully funny and vibrantly alive. It's a near-perfect road movie, since you don't want the ride to end. show more

  • 80
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    The sort of discovery meant to be savored by the few who find it, The Go-Getter was made for anyone who ever felt stuck, or alone, or desperate to find their place in the world. show more

  • 50
    Frank Scheck The Hollywood Reporter

    The sort of quirky independent comedy that strives for hipness but ultimately just feels contrived and derivative. show more

  • June 24, 2008 PHYORG131
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    PLEASE DONT READ THIS!!! U WILL GET KISSED AT THE NEAREST POSSIBLE FRIDAY BY THE LOVE OF UR LIFE HOWEVER IF U DONT PPOST THIS ON AT LEAST THREE VIDEOS U WILL DIE IN 2 DAYS NOW THAT UV STARTED READIN DONT SPOT NOW. THIS IS SO SCARY SEND THIS TO AT LEAST 5 VIDEOS IN143 MINUTES AND UR CRUSHES NAMES WILL APPEAR ON THE SCREEN IN BIG LETTERS THIS IS SO SCARY CAUSE IT ACTUALLY WORKS

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