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A touching story of boys growing up., 13 October 2003
I thought this movie was very entertaining, in the spirit of "Stand By Me"
but more life-affirming.
The movie was well cast. In particular I thought the characters of Cal and
Scarlett were well portrayed.
I also enjoyed the "small town" feel. (It was filmed in Granger, Texas.)
If you read the book, the movie is a little different, (It's a modern
setting, and the cafe is not in a bowling alley.) but the spirit of the