The lives of three young people - a rich student, a girl from the "wrong side of the tracks" and her boyfriend - unexpectedly intersect during one fateful summer in the romantic drama "Here on Earth." Kelley Morse (Chris Klein), who is cocky and brash, normally would never have crossed paths with the residents of a small town near his posh private school. But when he takes his shiny new Mercedes out for a drive, he locks horns with some of the locals, including Jasper (Josh Hartnett). As Jasper's willful girlfriend Samantha (Leelee Sobieski) looks on, Kelley and Jasper engage in a dangerous car race that turns disastrous, leaving a popular diner owned by Samantha's mother in ruins. Kelley and Jasper are sentenced to a creatively ironic but fitting punishment: They must help rebuild the diner. Not only does this ruin Kelley's summer plans, he also must board at the home of his rival, Jasper. Kelley begins to fulfill his "sentence," but refuses to have anything to do with Jasper and his...Written by
While Kelly is drinking and talking to the cows about going to the dance, the number of beer bottles sitting on the wooden block fluctuates between shots. See more »
[talking about Kelley's new car]
I could have sex with a car like that.
Just don't burn your wood on the tale's pipe.
No, I mean I could have sex with a woman if I have a car like that.
Steve you couldn't have sex with a woman if you gave her a car like that.
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First half of the movie was great, after that it was all down hill.
I really liked how they introduced the characters. The beginning was very well done. How they introduced Samantha's illness was poorly done and the film really suffered because of that. If they had introduced Samantha's illness better, this film would have been much better.
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