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Peter and Vandy (2009)

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'Peter and Vandy' is a love story told out of order. Set in Manhattan, the story shifts back and forth in time, juxtaposing Peter and Vandy's romantic beginnings with the twisted, ... See full summary »

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Peter
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Paul
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Marissa
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Andrew
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Male Bartender
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'Peter and Vandy' is a love story told out of order. Set in Manhattan, the story shifts back and forth in time, juxtaposing Peter and Vandy's romantic beginnings with the twisted, manipulative, regular couple they become. The film explores the question most couples ask themselves... 'How the hell did we get this way?' Written by Anonymous

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A Love Story In Disorder

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Drama | Romance

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Budget:

$500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$7,323 (USA) (9 October 2009)

Gross:

$11,276 (USA) (15 January 2010)
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Tracie Thoms and Jesse L. Martin previously appeared together in Rent (2005). See more »

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Paul: Sit yo' ass down! What's wrong with you?
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Good Arms vs. Bad Arms
Written by Grant Hutchison (as Grant Hutchinson), Scott Hutchison, and David William Lawrence Kennedy (as David Kennedy)
Performed by Frightened Rabbit
Courtesy of Fat Cat Records
By Arrangement with Bank Robber Music
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Peter and Vandy
21 May 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Peter and Vandy is a real life comedy/drama about the challenges of a couple who while trying to get to know one another, learn a lot about themselves too. They are able to do this by being vulnerable and honest with each other during the uncomfortable early stages of a new relationship. This refreshingly honest portrayal of the difficulties of being the real "you" is captured in this film. Peter is a anxious young man who takes everything personally. He finds his self worth in the opinions of others and struggles to grow in autonomy and self acceptance. Vandy is brutally honest with her thoughts and this challenges Peter to question his perception of who he is. He is only able to focus on his flaws. Vandy helps him to see his strengths too. Vandy is a young woman who loves to be needed. All she wants to do is help Peter be the best that he can be. She soon realizes that she can not fix him. She needs to allow him to fix himself while she focuses on her own self image. She struggles with the need to be loved with her own flaws. Together they are able to challenge themselves and each other to embrace imperfection and focus on their strengths. The movie helps us to see the courage involved in making the decision to stay together or separate. You find yourself rooting for them to make it!


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