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Waiting for Forever (2010)

PG-13 | | Drama, Romance | 4 February 2011 (USA)
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A Hollywood-set romantic tale of a guy who is content to live his life without a job yet with the love of his life, a young actress.

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Joe
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Storyline

Since his parents died in a train crash, Will Donner refused to grow up and became an unemployed drifter, aimless except for one obsession: his undeclared love for neighborhood girl Emma Twist, whom he stalked at a distance throughout the country. When she, now an actress, returns to their home town for her terminally ill, grossly cynical father, Will stays with his unsympathetic, conventional brother Jim, whose wife and kid adore the free-spirited silly uncle, whom neighboring friend Joe and his family cheerfully put up. Now it's time to face Emma. Written by KGF Vissers

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Drama | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for some violent content, brief language and thematic material | See all certifications »

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4 February 2011 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Az örökkévalóságra várva  »

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Opening Weekend:

$8,917 (USA) (4 February 2011)

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$20,975 (USA) (11 February 2011)
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Trivia

Jamie King, who plays Will's sister, went on to star in Hart Of Dixie with Rachel Bilson who plays Emma. See more »

Quotes

Will Donner: If I had one wish it would be that your life brings you a taste of happiness that you brought me. That you can feel what it's like to love.
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References My Fair Lady (1964) See more »

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Come Back To Me
Written by Daniel Chen and Kelli Scarr
Performed by Color of Clouds
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User Reviews

 
A film with mass appeal that's original and quirky? Yes. Here it is.
29 April 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This quirky and original story features a brilliantly talented multi-generational cast including Tom Sturridge, Rachel Bilson, Blythe Danner, Richard Jenkins, Scott Mechlowicz, Nikki Blonsky, Jaime King, and Matthew Davis. Known primarily for his exhaustive acting credits, director/producer James Keach steps behind the lens in this stunning tour-de-force.

Will Donner and Emma Twist are neighbors and best friends. Separated at the age of 10, Emma (Rachel Bilson) grows into a beautiful, bright young woman while Will (Tom Sturridge) never quite advances emotionally. Now a young adult, he remains a sweet, innocent boy trapped in a man's body. Will needs to reconnect with Emma and continue the "relationship" that was never allowed to bloom into their teenage years. She increasingly becomes the object of his desire as he matures. Stuck in childhood, Will is determined to track her down and profess the love that he's held inside for so many years.

"Waiting for Forever" is a true work of cinematic art, a rarity even in the creative world of independent film.


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