Halley is a young high school student who is disillusioned with love after seeing the many dysfunctional relationships around her. Her parents are now divorced and her father has a new young girlfriend she doesn't care for too much. Her mother is now always alone; and her sister is so overwhelmed by her upcoming wedding that she barely leaves the house anymore. On top of that, the shallowness of all the girls and guys at her school convinces Halley that finding true love is impossible. A tragic accident, however, leads her to meeting Macon, and suddenly Halley finds that true love can occur under unusual circumstances.
Sujit R. Varma
A lesson in love for non-believers.
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Motion Picture Rating
Rated PG-13 for sexual content, drug material, language and some thematic elements
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18 July 2003 (USA)
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Opening Weekend USA: $5,809,960,
20 July 2003, Wide Release
Gross USA: $14,108,518, 10 August 2003
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Oh Macon, I think I like you too much already to actually go out with you.
What kind of logic is that?
It's logical logic. Haven't you ever noticed that when two members of the opposite sex get together eventually someone ends up getting hurt?
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Thinking About Tomorrow
Written by Beth Orton
, Ted Barnes, Sebastian Steinberg and Sean Read
Performed by Beth Orton
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