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Tuck Everlasting (2002)

A young woman meets and falls in love with a young man who is part of a family of immortals.

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Tuck Everlasting is the story of a girl named Winnie and a family whom she meets, the Tucks. The Tucks have a secret, they're immortal.They drank water from a spring that was actually a fountain of youth. Until the end of time, they will stay that way. Winnie falls in love with one of the Tucks, Jesse, a "17"-year-old boy who shares the same feelings for her. Scared of death, Winnie must choose between being immortal and being with Jesse or following the circle of life and dying someday. The Tucks try to teach her how she shouldn't fear death, how they would give anything to die. It teaches the importance and understanding of life and death.It shows that you should not fear death, but to fear an unlived life. Written by Katie C.

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Rated PG for some violence | See all certifications »

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$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$5,268,764 (USA) (11 October 2002)

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$19,158,074 (USA) (31 January 2003)
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Jared Padalecki was offered the role of Jesse Tuck due to his and Alexis Bledel's onscreen chemistry in Gilmore Girls (2000). Padalecki declined because he wanted a chance to work with other people. See more »

Goofs

When Robert Foster is talking to the Man in the Yellow Suit at the police station, the right-hand side of the collar of the man's shirt keeps on going up and down between shots. See more »

Quotes

Mrs. Foster: [calling from window] Winnifred!
Winnie: [turns on side and starts talking to a toad] I need a new name. One that's not all worn out from being called so much.
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References Titanic (1997) See more »

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Great Movie
5 June 2003 | by (Ohio) – See all my reviews

Even though Disney does have some very bad movies out there, there are still ones that are excellent. Tuck Everlasting was such a great film. The acting was great. William Hurt, Ben Kingsley, Sissy Spacek, Jonathan Jackson, Scott Bairstow, Amy Irving, Victor Garbor, Alexis Bledel are excellent in this movie. They are all such good actors/ actresses. The scenery was just beautiful. The music was very very pretty. I never read the book and I know there are probably changes in it from the movie, but as a movie lover I loved ever minute of it. This movie is for everyone. I recommend this movie to anyone who loves a good Disney movie or just a good family movie.


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