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Getting That Girl (2011)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 23 October 2011 (USA)
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A high school love comedy, which authentically depicts the lives of today's ever-evolving and parentally subversive youth culture.

Director:

Nathanael Coffman
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Cast

Credited cast:
Escher Holloway ... Andy Wasilewski
Gia Mantegna ... Mandy Meyers
Lucas Elliot Eberl ... Ferrat Barret (as Luke Eberl)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Liz Nicole Abrams Liz Nicole Abrams ... Jini Jacobs (as Elizabeth Nicole)
Brooke Allison ... Rita Meyers
Elya Beer Elya Beer ... Punk Guy
Daniel Booko ... Bill Beauchanon
Ariana Brown Ariana Brown ... Student
Liz Burghdorf Liz Burghdorf ... Ilene
Nathanael Coffman ... Boozer Wagner
Zach Cumer ... Nerd #2
Celeste Fianna ... Punk Girl
Barry Finkel ... Monotone Teacher
Drew Gallagher ... Tommy Bush
Jesse Heiman ... Nerd #1
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Storyline

In the final days of her senior year Mandy Meyers is forced to change high schools when her father's business moves the family from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles, California. As attractive as she is intelligent, Mandy sees McDermott High as a chance to start fresh, have some fun, and try things she's never done before. On Mandy's first day of school, McDermott High's two prettiest yet cruelest seniors befriend Mandy and attempt to show her the wild side of Southern California high school life. Likewise, the entire male senior class has also taken notice of Mandy, and she's soon being chased by both an apathetic yet charismatic stoner, and a star football player. Written by Nathanael Coffman

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Not Just Another Teenage Love Story...

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Not Rated

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Did You Know?

Trivia

'Across Busy Street' is a title of an unpublished novel written by Nathanael Coffman (as seen being read by Mandy in bed). See more »

Quotes

Ferrat Barret: [to Andy] If you like this girl, don't fuck it up. Guys like you and me have self-destructivive tendencies and we need to learn how to control them.
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Connections

References Dream a Little Dream (1989) See more »

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L.A. Girl
Written by Frank Agnew, Tony Cadena
Performed by Adolescents
Courtesy of Frontier Records
By Arrangement with Bug Music (BMI), American Lesion Music (BMI), Adolescents Publisher designee (BMI)
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Getting that Girl ~ An awesome Movie!!! 2 Thumbs UP!
1 January 2012 | by hollycorveraSee all my reviews

A modern day "Fast times at Ridgemont High". Very entertaining, with laugh out loud times to make your sides hurt! I enjoyed the plot. It has come at a time when teenagers need it most...Peer pressure seen for what it truly is. I will be engaging with my teenage daughter to show her how to laugh at herself...LOL...I fell the director and writer Nathaniel Koffman did a wonderful job with details and script. I would watch this movie over and over... Looking forward to part 2, maybe set in the college/adult genre...Keep up the good work! We need more movies like this! Laughing out Loud is the only way to watch a movie these days!


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 October 2011 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Getting That Girl See more »

Filming Locations:

Malibu, California, USA See more »

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Budget:

$1,350,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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