• Charlie St. Cloud (2010)

Charlie St. Cloud

Release Date: July 30th, 2010

DVD Release Date: November 9th, 2010

PG-13 |1 hr 39 min

Plot Summary

Adored by his single mother and his little brother Sam, Charlie St. Cloud (Zac Efron) is an accomplished sailor and college-bound senior with a bright future ahead of him. When Sam dies in a terrible accident, Charlie's dreams die with him. But, so strong is the brothers' bond that, in the hour before each sunset, Charlie and Sam meet to play catch. The return of a former classmate (Amanda Crew) leads Charlie to a difficult choice: remain stuck in the past, or let love lead him to the future.

Cast: Zac Efron, Amanda Crew, Donal Logue, Charlie Tahan, Ray Liotta, Kim Basinger, Augustus Prew, Dave Franco

Director: Burr Steers

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Universal Pictures, Relativity, Marc Platt Productions

Distributors: Universal Pictures

Keywords: Family, 2010s, Touching, Love interest, Growing up, Love, Emotional, Pursuit, School, Mother

Ratings & Reviews

  • 30
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    The film doesn't just fail, it actually gets sillier by the minute. show more

  • 63
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    The byplay between Efron and newcomer Tahan as his brother has a warmth and intimacy that establish the film's tone. The performances carry the film. show more

  • 40
    Mark JenkinsNPR

    This ode to "moving on" from grief packs so little genuine emotion that it will touch only the most susceptible of viewers. show more

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