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Mavis Gary (Character)
from Young Adult (2011)

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Young Adult -- Academy Award winner Charlize Theron stars as Mavis Gary, former prom queen turned young adult novelist, who returns home to win back her high school sweetheart.  When everything does not go according to plan, Mavis must face the harsh realities of growing up in this brilliant and bittersweet story critics are hailing as a "one-of-a kind comedy."* *Lisa Schwarzbaum, Entertainment Weekly
Young Adult -- A fiction writer returns to her home in small-town Minnesota, looking to rekindle a romance with her ex-boyfriend, who is now married with kids.
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  1. Young Adult (2011) Played by Charlize Theron

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From Young Adult (2011)
Mavis Gary: I used to sleep in his t-shirts and boxers. I think I still have a few.
Beth Slade: Hey, I still have one of my ex-boyfriend's t-shirts. I can't bring myself to get rid of it.
Buddy Slade: What? Which one?
Beth Slade: [laughing] Like I'd tell you.
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