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Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You (2011)

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A vulnerable teenager with a deep perception of the world and no idea how to live in it.

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James Sveck is a lonely youth in the summer before he goes off to college at Brown University. Apart from hanging with his grandmother, James prefers solitude. The story is told in first person narration, which helps give an intimate inside view of James as he works through his life at the therapy sessions which his parents insist he goes to. We learn about James's past and present through the stories he tells. Written by nico paholo paholo / edited by statmanjeff

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"Love is Requited" (ritten by Andrea Guerra (music) and Michele Von Buren, performed by Elisa Toffoli) won the "Nastro D'Argento 2012" for the Best Original Song written for a film. See more »

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James Sveck: I wish the whole day was like breakfast, when people are still connected to their dreams, focused inward and... and not yet ready to engage with the world. If it was always breakfast, I would be fine.
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I Like You
Written and performed by Paul Bosko
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Wonderfully, deep and feeling!
16 July 2012 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

This movie was one of those that managed to get really really close to me, and sometimes it even touched me deep. But that may be just all because I feel personally so connected I can relate nearly identical to the main actor's character thoughts, doubts, emotions and soul, except for the two facts I am twice as old and, unlike him, know what love feels like. Damn, the are so many scenes, dialoge I would myself already have put into a book which I never wrote because im so lazy and forgetful - to watch the movie made me feel so good, and happy to see there are now and then some inspired and talented filmmakers and actors out there who can shine. Love this flick. 9 out of 10 my rating *********


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