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The Last Summer (2004)

Set in 1981, "The Last Summer" tells the story of 12-year-old Joel Shuman's first summer after the sudden death of his mom. Joel helps his family come to terms with their tragic loss while ... See full summary »

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Jonathan Landau

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Corey Jackson Corey Jackson ... Joel Shuman
Britt Robertson ... Beth (as Brittany Robertson)
Muse Watson ... Jerimiah Shuman
Nick Searcy ... Mr. Black
David Andrews ... Richard Finney
Rachel Shumate ... Rebecca Shuman
Adam Pervis Adam Pervis ... Brad Shuman
Andrew Dickinson Jr. Andrew Dickinson Jr. ... Hank
Drew Dickinson Drew Dickinson ... Hank
Christa Orion Christa Orion ... Mirra
Stephanie Wood Stephanie Wood ... Sarah
Rusty Deats Rusty Deats ... Nathan Riley
Justin Douglas Justin Douglas ... Bobby Black
Joseph Ragusa Joseph Ragusa ... Billy Black
Chase Carpenter Chase Carpenter ... Lenny Sharp
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Set in 1981, "The Last Summer" tells the story of 12-year-old Joel Shuman's first summer after the sudden death of his mom. Joel helps his family come to terms with their tragic loss while spending his last summer of innocence with the best friends he will ever know. "The Last Summer" recalls a time when life was still a mystery and every day was a new adventure. Written by Jonathan Landau

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When life was still a mystery ... and every day you got a clue.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 April 2004 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Wilmington, North Carolina, USA

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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A great film for Gen-X'ers - beautiful storytelling.
13 August 2002 | by cdwmusicSee all my reviews

Following Joel through his adventurous summer in the early 80's, especially if you are an early gen-x'er, is very fun and is told through creative and beautiful visuals. Capturing the innocence and ever-occurring discovery of approaching teenhood is executed gracefully. A must-see!


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