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Like Crazy (2011)

PG-13  |   |  Drama, Romance  |  27 January 2012 (UK)
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A British college student falls for an American student, only to be separated from him when she's banned from the U.S. after overstaying her visa.

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Storyline

Anna and Jacob fall instantly in love when they meet as students at an L.A. university. But Anna is British and when graduation approaches, Anna decides to stay and violate her student visa rather than returning to England. After a visit home, she is then unable to return to the United States. While fighting customs and immigration battles, Anna and Jacob must decide if their relationship is worth the distance and the hardship. Written by napierslogs

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Taglines:

I want you - I need you - I love you - I miss you

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Rated PG-13 for sexual content and brief strong language | See all certifications »

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Box Office

Budget:

$250,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$123,140 (USA) (28 October 2011)

Gross:

$3,388,210 (USA) (6 January 2012)
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Trivia

Oliver Muirhead's hobby in the film was making bread which he does in real life. See more »

Goofs

When Jacob is at a club with his current girlfriend, Samantha, he receives 3 texts from Anna that were first sent on December 1, 2010 but her last text was sent on May 29, 2011. This sequence of texts were supposed to be sent all within 5 minutes of each other according to the plot, not 6 months. See more »

Quotes

Jacob: I don't feel like I'm part of your life. I feel like I'm on vacation.
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Closing Scene
Written by Johan Duncanson
Performed by The Radio Dept.
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Like Beautiful
30 January 2011 | by See all my reviews

This film was beautiful. I saw it at the Sundance Film Festival and fell in love with it Like Crazy. Everything from the acting, to the cinematography, to the story line was amazing. And to think it was shot on the Canon 7D is incredible. I saw 14 films at Sundance and this was my favorite film in the festival. During the Q&A after the film the director made it clear that this film is about the true story of his own relationship with a girl. I would recommend this film to people who have experienced a long distant relationship and to teenage/young adult audiences. This film is the Winner of the U.S. Dramatic Competition Grand Jury Prize at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival. I think it deserved this prize. This film made me feel all sorts of different emotions. This film really is a beautiful story and I am excited to see it coming out in theaters.


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