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Paper Towns (2015)

PG-13 | | Drama, Mystery, Romance | 24 July 2015 (USA)
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After an all night adventure, Quentin's life-long crush, Margo, disappears, leaving behind clues that Quentin and his friends follow on the journey of a lifetime.

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Adapted from the bestselling novel by author John Green, PAPER TOWNS is a coming-of-age story centering on Quentin and his enigmatic neighbor Margo, who loved mysteries so much she became one. After taking him on an all-night adventure through their hometown, Margo suddenly disappears - leaving behind cryptic clues for Quentin to decipher. The search leads Quentin and his quick-witted friends on an exhilarating adventure that is equal parts hilarious and moving. Ultimately, to track down Margo, Quentin must find a deeper understanding of true friendship - and true love. Written by 20th Century Fox

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Get Lost. Get Found.

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Drama | Mystery | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for some language, drinking, sexuality and partial nudity - all involving teens | See all certifications »

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24 July 2015 (USA)  »

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$12,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$12,650,140 (USA) (24 July 2015)

Gross:

$31,990,064 (USA) (9 October 2015)
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John Green will make a cameo in the film. See more »

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In the beginning of the movie, it shows flashbacks of Margo crawling out her bedroom window and Quentin seeing her from his; the houses were next to each other by the way the windows were facing. Later in the movie, we see Margo go to her house which is now across the street from Quentin's. See more »

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Quentin Jacobsen: Interesting capitalization.
Margo: Yeah. I'm a big believer in random capitalization. The rules of capitalization are so unfair to words in the middle.
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References Commando (1985) See more »

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SEARCH PARTY
Written by Samantha Bruno, Alexander William Shuckburgh and Tommie 'Bishop' McLaughlin (as Tommie McLaughlin)
Performed by Samantha Bruno (as Sam Bruno)
Courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corp.
By arrangement with Warner Music Group Film & TV Licensing
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Absolutely horrendously boring
21 August 2015 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

There was no clear plot that the film had, and it was literally going nowhere. It really was terribly scripted as well and the dialogue sounded so fake. Character development was also non existent and all the way through the film I was checking the time on my phone as I couldn't wait to leave, I just wanted to skip to the end.The ending was also disappointing and left unanswered questions. Overall, not a must see by any standards, and it's really the worst film I've seen for a while. Don't waste your money. To give you an idea of how bad it was, I saw a girl in the theatre waking up her boyfriend after the film finished, it was that boring some people went to sleep ha ha.


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