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Rating:R (for language and drug content)
Genre:Drama
Release Date:November 2, 2001
Running time:84 minutes
Cast:Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman, Robert Sean Leonard
Director:Richard Linklatter
Producer:Gary Winick, Alexis Alexanian, Anne Walker-McBay
Writer:Stephen Belber
Distributor:Lions Gate Releasing

Description: Within the confines of a tawdry motor lodge in Lansing, Michigan, three old friends come together to play out the unresolved drama of their final days in high school. John, a first-time filmmaker, is in Michigan to present his film at a local film festival. Vince, now a volunteer firefighter and small-time drug dealer, comes to support John on his big day, or so it seems. But after their initial greetings, an undercurrent of tension remains. Gradually, it becomes clear that Vince still resents what he sees as John having stolen his girlfriend years before, and as the two men debate, a more serious accusation emerges.

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