Piper moves to Santa Cruz, California to go to the Institute of Art. When she was 15 she gave birth to a daughter, but had to put her up for adoption because she was too young to raise her.... See full summary »
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Piper moves to Santa Cruz, California to go to the Institute of Art. When she was 15 she gave birth to a daughter, but had to put her up for adoption because she was too young to raise her. Years later she sees an article about a girl she thinks is her daughter, who lives in Santa Cruz, and applies for a job in a sandwich shop. As she works there she gets to know the staff. Tish is a babe, she tries to seduce every guy who comes into the shop, and she goes home with those who flirt back. Jen, a computer nerd who has a love affair online with a guy who calls himself fuzzy22. She's not as pretty as Tish and she struggles with self-confidence. And there's a crazy haired guy called Priestly; he's not like other guys and dresses different then everyone because he refuses to be "another clone". Piper's boss is a really nice guy named Trucker, who's in love with a woman who own the store across the street. The audience goes through the sandwich shop crew's personal struggles as they help ... Written by
Stickers on Trucker's Cause-Mobile: Red-White-and-Blue "Peace" Fingers. Keep California Green, Grow Grass. No Nukes. Red-White-and-Blue "Flower Power" Symbol. Parental Advisory, Kiss My Ass. Grow Your Own Dope, Plant a Politician. Lick Dick in '72. Purple "Flower Power" Symbol. Legalize Freedom (with Stars and Stripes over a Peace Symbol). PEACE in rainbow letters. Save Water, Shower with a Friend. American Made Surfboards, Championship Quality. Blessed Are the Peacemakers. American Flag "Peace" Symbol. Forget Vietnam, Save America. Bill Clinton for President. Arms are for Hugging. Recycle. I'd Better be Hallucinating (with rainbow hot-air balloons). Who Will Arrest Man for Disturbing the Peace? See more »
Late in the movie, the staff members of Beach City Grill are looking at one of Trucker's old yearbooks, which includes a picture of him playing football. Trucker is at least 50 years old and claims to have been part of the Woodstock Generation, but the football players in the yearbook photo are wearing modern football equipment. See more »
*I'm* not normal.
I need a job.
Hang on Trucker, you said hiring was a democratic process around here.
Yeah, that's the way I heard it.
Okay, all those in favor of hiring, uh...
...Piper, put your hands up.
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I saw this at the Santa Cruz Film Festival and enjoyed it immensely. Jensen Ackles stole the show--anyone who watches Supernatural knows he's got great comedic timing--but the other roles were well-played, too (particularly Clea DuVall), and the story/characterization unfolded believably (for a rom-com) and enjoyably. The core of the script, with the team of friends working together at the sub shop, was engaging and smart, and the plot was solid (avoiding the huge leaps that plague many films) and even contained a few unexpected twists. I laughed, a lot; my companion cried, a little. I can't wait until this gets wider distribution so I can watch it with more of my friends. Perfection, no; an enjoyable evening's entertainment, surely. I'll be buying this when it's available.
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