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One Last Thing... (2005)

 -  Comedy | Drama  -  5 May 2006 (USA)
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A young man with a terminal illness makes an unconventional request on local television.

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A boy, Dylan (Michael Angarano), in grade ten with terminal cancer gets a last wish from the Wish Givers Foundation. His makes a new wish which seems a little inappropriate. As his last wish he wants to be with a super model (Sunny Mabrey) for a week alone. At first Nikki (Mabrey) has pity for him but soon it turns into love. Written by Kris Hopson

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Rated R for language, some drug use and sexual content | See all certifications »

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$9,160 (USA) (5 May 2006)

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$9,160 (USA) (5 May 2006)
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When Dylan sees the jumper, the camera pans down from the top of the building, showing that the lady jumped at least 15 stories; yet the roof of the SUV she lands on isn't indented at all. See more »

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["Lunatic in a dress"]: when you're born you cry and the world is happy. when you die, the world cries... and you are happy.
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Sunshinin
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A beautiful film that made me laugh and cry and happy to be alive
19 September 2005 | by (Long Beach, CA) – See all my reviews

I got to see "One Last Thing..." at the Toronto Film Festival while visiting friends. I loved Alex Steyermark's previous film, "Prey for Rock & Roll" - and couldn't believe my luck that I was in Toronto during the premiere of this new film (although I missed all the fun of the premiere and saw it at the second screening). I didn't know what to expect, but this film is completely different. I don't know how to describe it without giving out spoilers - this film is a complete surprise, incredibly funny and incredibly poignant - and you feel good about laughing at the jokes and crying at the sad stuff. It made me appreciate the people in my life. All of the acting is excellent across the board - and the three kids are the most real group of teenagers I've ever seen on film. The script strikes the perfect balance of emotions without getting sappy. The music is amazing. At the screening, the director said he expected a wide release next Spring (2006), so all I can say is go see it when it comes out.


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