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The Hottest State (2006)

 -  Drama | Music | Romance  -  23 March 2007 (Italy)
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A young actor from Texas tries to make it in New York while struggling in his relationship with a beautiful singer/songwriter.

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Artsy Guy
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Kim (as Alexandra Daddorio)
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A young actor from Texas tries to make it in New York while struggling in his relationship with a beautiful singer/songwriter.

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What happens when your first love is love itself?

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Drama | Music | Romance

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Rated R for sexual content and language | See all certifications »
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23 March 2007 (Italy)  »

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$8,524 (USA) (24 August 2007)

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$30,629 (USA) (21 September 2007)
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Jesse: [to William] Your whole life, people are gonna ask you to be weak. They're gonna practically beg you. But all anyone really wants is for you to be strong.
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References The Maltese Falcon (1941) See more »

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World of Trouble
Written by Jesse Harris
Performed by Norah Jones
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My Heart Is Golden: Young love won't make it
16 December 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The movie primarily is a love story about an actress and a singer meeting at a bar, and than moving in together, but it's so much more than that. It's a movie that tackles abandonment issues,first love, heart ache, ambition, the journey of life and all the questions it leaves us with.

This movie is comical, some of Williams pick up lines were just grand. Overall his character is interesting to watch. A young vessel full of love and rage, an emotional train wreck who fell head over heels for a girl.

The movie is very solid. Full of good acting, good music, good script writing. It's definitely a flick worth watching. The best film i have ever seen on young love.


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