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Interview: Kyle Chandler explains why 'Spectacular Now' scared him and 'The Vatican' attracted him

hitfix.com – Kyle Chandler explains why 'Spectacular Now' scared him and 'The Vatican' attracted him in this interview with HitFix's Daniel Fienberg. 6 years 45 weeks ago via jetli
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Specialty Box Office: A24's 'Now' Pretty Spectacular In First Weekend; Woody's 'Jasmine' Even More So In Second

fb.indiewire.com – Newbie distributor A24 added another likely hit to its freshman year, with high school drama "The Spectacular Now" finding near-"Perks of Being a Wallflower" numbers in its limited debut weekend. The film -- which won a special acting prize at Sundance for its young stars Miles Teller and Shailene Woodley -- opened in 4 theaters in New York and Los Angeles to sellout crowds, taking in $200,181 over three days for a stellar $50,925 per-theater-average. Last fall, breakout teen indie hit "The Perks of Being a Wallflower" averaged $57,090 from 4 theaters before turning into a $17 million gr 6 years 49 weeks ago via theothersenhman
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'The Spectacular Now' Star Shailene Woodley On First Sex, Teen Drinking and Her Cut Role In 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2'

fb.indiewire.com – It's been over a year since Shailene Woodley netted an Indpendent Spirit Award and a Golden Globe nomination for her feisty breakthrough turn opposite George Clooney in Alexander Payne's "The Descendants." Since then, the 21-year-old has been finishing up her run on the ABC teen show "The Secret Life of the American Teenager" (the last episodes aired this past spring) and laying low on the film front. 6 years 50 weeks ago via jetli
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A24 Dates Sofia Coppola's 'The Bling Ring' And Sundance Pic 'The Spectacular Now'

deadline.com – BREAKING: Upstart distributor A24 has set a June 14 limited theatrical release launch of the Sofia Coppola-directed The Bling Ring, and it has set an August 2 limited release for the James Ponsoldt-directed The Spectacular Now. This spring, A24 launches Ginger & Rosa and Spring Breakers, films also aiming at a young demographic.

7 years 19 weeks ago via theothersenhman
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A24 Picks Up James Ponsoldt's 'The Spectacular Now'

comingsoon.net – A24 announced this morning that they have picked up the North American distribution rights to James Ponsoldt's The Spectacular Now , which played very well at the Sundance Film Festival over the weekend. Adapted from Tim Tharp's novel by Scott Neustadter and Michael Weber, who wrote the previous Sundance hit (500) Days of Summer , it stars Miles Teller ( Footloose ) and Shailene Woodley ( The Descendants ), as well as Brie Larson, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Kyle Chandler and Andre Royo. 7 years 25 weeks ago via jetli
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Exclusive: New Images From 'The Spectacular Now' Starring Shailene Woodley Of 'The Descendants'

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fb.indiewire.com – If you're not a film blogger, PR person or industry insider, you may not have heard of the upcoming indie drama "The Spectacular Now." But a week from now when the Sundance Film Festival is winding down, the title could be on everyone's lips. It's already high on our list of the 25 Most Anticipated Films To See At The Sundance and reasons why you should care and pay attention beyond that are myriad. 7 years 25 weeks ago via jackiechan
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Jennifer Jason Leigh joins 'Spectacular'

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variety.com – Jennifer Jason Leigh has joined the cast of James Ponsoldt's "The Spectacular Now," currently filming in Georgia. 7 years 46 weeks ago via brucelee
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Kyle Chandler and Mary Elizabeth Winstead Join 'The Spectacular Now'

movieweb.com – Kyle Chandler, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Bob Odenkirk, and Andre Royo have joined the growing cast of The Spectacular Now for director James Ponsoldt. Miles Teller stars as a popular high school senior, who tries to save an intellectual introvert (Shailene Woodley) from a life as an outcast. No character details were given for any of the new cast members. 7 years 49 weeks ago via jackiechan
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Mary Elizabeth Winstead Reteams With 'Smashed' Director James Ponsoldt For 'The Spectacular Now'

fb.indiewire.com – While primarily known for her genre roles in films ranging from "Final Destination 3" to "Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World" to "The Thing," Mary Elizabeth Winstead got a chance to prove to audiences she's got acting skills to go along with her ass-kicking skills and good looks, impressing audiences earlier this year at the Sundance Film Festival in the alcoholism drama "Smashed." And it seems that entire experience was a good one for Winstead, as she's lending her talents to that film's writer/director James Ponsoldt's next effort, "The Spectacular Now." 7 years 49 weeks ago via brucelee
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The Spectacular Now

The Spectacular Now
Sutter Keely (Miles Teller) lives in the now. It's a good place for him. A high school senior, charming and self-possessed, he’s the life of the party, loves his job at a men’s clothing store, and has no plans for the future. A budding alcoholic, he’s never far from his supersized, whisky-fortified...
James Ponsoldt
A24
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August 02, 2013
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Comedy, Drama