Youth in Revolt

R| 1 hr. 30 min.

Plot Summary
As a fan of Albert Camus and Jean-Luc Godard, teenage Nick Twisp (Michael Cera) is definitely out of his element when his mother and her boyfriend move the family to a trailer park. When a pretty neighbor named Sheeni (Portia Doubleday) plays records by French crooners, it's love at first sight for frustrated and inexperienced Nick. Learning that she is dating someone, Nick launches a hilarious quest to find his way into Sheeni's heart -- and bed.

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Genres: Romantic comedy

Distributor: Weinstein Co.

Youth in Revolt (2009)

Release Date: January 8th, 2010|1 hr. 30 min.

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  • February 07, 2011 distortion00file
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    This film is witty and charming, with quite a few laughs. Sadly, I believe an intellect similar in scope to that of the characters within may be needed for proper viewing. Its more quip and ************, not a fart joke vulgarity feast.

  • September 18, 2010 justinitalianmb
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    One of the most underrated and original comedies in recent years.

  • January 20, 2010 zelig504
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    The film has great potential but just seems to like there were too many industry folks tinkering with it and could never agree on a single strong focus. Pity since Cera and Justin Long are always appealing - but this movie was also kept on the shelf for 18 months and then released in January which is usually quite telling.

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