• Brightest Star (2014)

Brightest Star

Release Date: January 31st, 2014

DVD Release Date: May 6th, 2014

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 20 min

Plot Summary

After his girlfriend dumps him, a young man (Chris Lowell) tries to become the kind of person she desires, but his growing love for a singer (Jessica Szohr) and some advice from an astronomer (Allison Janney) help him remain true to himself.

Cast: Chris Lowell, Jessica Szohr, Allison Janney, Clark Gregg, Rose McIver, Peter Jacobson, Elvy Yost, Peter Maloney

Director: Maggie Kiley

Genres: Romance , Comedy drama

Production Co: Storyboard Entertainment, What a World Productions

Keywords: Emotional , Love ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 38
    RogerEbert.com

    Lack of specificity in the writing aside, the opening of Brightest Star — which had its title changed, to no avail, from "Light Years" — tells the viewer loud and clear that this trek is not going to lead anyplace new. show more

  • 40
    Andrew LapinThe Dissolve

    The chief problem is that no matter what the nameless dude is up to, it hardly seems to matter. show more

  • 30
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    Brightest Star is too dim to sustain interest even with its very brief running time. show more

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