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Plot, Details & Awards

The Perks of Being a Wallflower

(2012)

Rated PG-13 for mature thematic material, drug and alcohol use, sexual content including references, and a fight all involving teens.

PG-13 In Theaters 09/21/2012 , 103min.
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Plot & Details

A funny and touching coming-of-age story based on the beloved best-selling novel by Stephen Chbosky, 'The Perks of Being a Wall Flower' is a modern classic that captures the dizzying highs and crushing lows of growing up. Starring Logan Lerman, Emma Watson and Ezra Miller, 'The Perks of Being a Wallflower' is a moving tale of love, loss, fear and hope--and the unforgettable friends that help us through life.

Awards

Toronto International Film Festival

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2012 Toronto International Film Festival Film Presented Nominated

Boston Society of Film Critics

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2012 Boston Society of Film Critics Best Supporting Actor Ezra Miller Won

Detroit Film Critics Society

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2012 Detroit Film Critics Society Best Supporting Actor Ezra Miller Nominated
2012 Detroit Film Critics Society Best Screenplay Stephen Chbosky Nominated
2012 Detroit Film Critics Society Breakthrough Artist Nominated
2012 Detroit Film Critics Society Best Screenplay Nominated
2012 Detroit Film Critics Society Breakthrough Artist Stephen Chbosky Nominated

Independent Spirit Awards

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2012 Independent Spirit Awards Best First Film Russell Smith Won
2012 Independent Spirit Awards Best First Film Stephen Chbosky Won
2012 Independent Spirit Awards Best First Film Lianne Halfon Won
2012 Independent Spirit Awards Best First Film Won
2012 Independent Spirit Awards Best First Film John Malkovich Won

National Board of Review

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2012 National Board of Review Best Picture Nominated

Toronto International Film Festival

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2012 Toronto International Film Festival Film Presented Nominated

Writers Guild of America

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2012 Writers Guild of America Best Adapted Screenplay Stephen Chbosky Nominated
2012 Writers Guild of America Best Adapted Screenplay Nominated

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