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Dare (2009)

 -  Drama | Romance  -  5 May 2011 (Germany)
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A drama centered around three high school seniors - an aspiring actress, her misfit best friend, and a loner - who become engaged in an intimate and complicated relationship.

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It's the final semester before graduating from high school, and aspiring actress and good girl Alexa (Emmy Rossum), her outcast gay best friend Ben (Ashley Springer), and loner bad boy Johnny (Zach Gilford), go outside their comfort zones, and throw caution to the wind as they venture into unfamiliar young adult sexual grounds. A bumpy ride of high emotion, betrayal, heartbreak, and sexual experimentation. Written by trivwhiz

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Don't be afraid. Just do it! See more »

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Rated R for sexual content, language and alcohol use - all involving teens | See all certifications »

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5 May 2011 (Germany)  »

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Dare - Hab' keine Angst, tu's einfach!  »

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The feature film debut of Chris Riggi. See more »

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Courtney: I guess that's what happens when you discover the power of a dick.
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Lost n Found
Written by: K. Maguire, I. Taggart, J. Edward Carter IV
Performed by: 'Blue Sky Black Death' feat. MidaZ
Published by: Kingston Music (BMI) / Young God Music (ASCAP) / BeastMode Music (ASCAP)
Courtesy of: Babygrande Records
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10 November 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This film was screened at the Hamptons International Film Festival, and had a pretty decent turnout from people of all ages and groups. It is a unique take on the High School trials and tribulations of three teenagers. The film is based on a short film that can be viewed online, and features Emmy Rossum, Sandra Berhard and Alan Cumming. Although the film will not be something many will relate to as their high school experience, it is still a funny, quirky piece with some great actors making appearances.

Please check out the Q&A with some of the stars and writer and director of the film from the Hamptons Film Festival. There will be a review of the film posting soon so stay tuned for that as well.


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