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Fifty Pills (2006)

 -  Comedy | Crime | Drama  -  26 April 2006 (USA)
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Darren Giles has lost his college scholarship, can't work up the courage to ask out the girl of his dreams and doesn't have the cash to stay in college another semester. Unless he can ... See full summary »

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Darren Giles has lost his college scholarship, can't work up the courage to ask out the girl of his dreams and doesn't have the cash to stay in college another semester. Unless he can survive the teenage dominatrix, New York's largest drug mogul, convince his parents he's not gay, write a paper on Dante's Inferno, escape three thugs chasing the wrong guy and sell fifty pills of ecstasy in time to make his tuition payment, he'll never get the chance to date the girl of his dreams. Written by Echo Bridge Home Entertainment

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When Coleman is in the office, after he is told he is on probation, his audio is out of sync. See more »

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Good Movie
3 January 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Overall, I found this to be a rather amusing movie. I watched it because I recently became obsessed with Heroes and this movie has Nora Zehetner and Kristen Bell in it, but I didn't really know what it was about, so I didn't know what to expect.

The humor wasn't really my style, but I still found parts very funny. Mostly, I was amused with the movie in general. The soundtrack was, in my opinion, extremely good. Many parts of the plot seemed unnecessary and unconnected to the rest of the story, but it still somehow managed to flow beautifully.

The character I enjoyed most was Nora Zehetner's Michelle. I only wish there had been more of her, as she only appeared in about two scenes.

I would definitely recommend this movie.


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