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Release Date: May 25th, 2018

R|1 hr 42 min

Plot Summary
Young Enn and his best friends stumble upon a bizarre gathering of teenagers who are from another planet, visiting Earth to complete a mysterious rite of passage. That doesn't stop Enn from falling madly in love with Zan, a beautiful and rebellious alien who becomes fascinated with him. Together, they embark on a delirious adventure through the kinetic, punk rock world of 1970s London, inadvertently setting off a series of events that leads to the ultimate showdown between punks and aliens.

Cast: Elle Fanning, Alex Sharp, Nicole Kidman, Ruth Wilson, Matt Lucas, Lara Peake, Eloise Smyth, Ethan Lawrence

Director: John Mitchell

Genres: Romantic comedy, Science fiction

Production Co: See-Saw Films

Distributors: A24

Keywords: Emotional, Best friend, Transformation, London, Hilarious, Growing up, Moving, Quest, Love, Endearing, Amusing, 1970s

Ratings & Reviews

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  • How to Talk to Girls at Parties is all feedback. It talks loud and says next to nothing. show more

  • How To Talk To Girls at Parties shouldn’t work, as it feels at times like a film made by a talented student collective who overheard a ‘punk vs aliens’ elevator pitch. But work it does: it’s all a bit mad, but ultimately rather moving. show more

  • Ultimately, this psychedelic culture-clash comedy-romance takes what was at heart a relatively simple story by Gaiman, which channeled bold sci-fi imagination into relatable adolescent experience, and overcomplicates it beyond repair. show more

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