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Booksmart (2019)

R | | Comedy | 24 May 2019 (USA)
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On the eve of their high school graduation, two academic superstars and best friends realize they should have worked less and played more. Determined not to fall short of their peers, the girls try to cram four years of fun into one night.

Director:

Olivia Wilde
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kaitlyn Dever ... Amy
Beanie Feldstein ... Molly
Jessica Williams ... Miss Fine
Jason Sudeikis ... Principal Brown
Lisa Kudrow ... Charmaine
Will Forte ... Doug
Victoria Ruesga ... Ryan
Mason Gooding ... Nick
Skyler Gisondo ... Jared
Diana Silvers ... Hope
Molly Gordon ... Triple A
Billie Lourd ... Gigi
Eduardo Franco ... Theo
Nico Hiraga Nico Hiraga ... Tanner
Austin Crute ... Alan
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Storyline

On the eve of their high school graduation, two academic superstars and best friends realize they should have worked less and played more. Determined not to fall short of their peers, the girls try to cram four years of fun into one night.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Getting Straight A's. Giving Zero F's.

Genres:

Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong sexual content and language throughout, drug use and drinking - all involving teens | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English | Mandarin | Spanish

Release Date:

24 May 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Booksmart See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$6,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$6,933,620, 26 May 2019

Gross USA:

$22,680,962

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$24,624,917
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Beanie Feldstein initially read the script for another role that was eventually written out. When Olivia Wilde was brought on to direct, she wanted Beanie for the lead role of Molly. See more »

Goofs

Amy and Molly are surprised when their Lyft driver reveals himself to be their principal, but they would've seen his picture and first name when the app matched them with him. See more »

Quotes

Molly: You failed the seventh grade twice.
Theo: Rule of threes.
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Crazy Credits

At the beginning of the end credits, the main actors are seen getting hit in the face with water balloons in slow motion. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.48 (2019) See more »

Soundtracks

Throw It Down
Written by Dominique Young Unique (as Dominique Lashawn Clark), Adebenga Adejumo, Jon Shave (as Jonathan Shave), DJ Fresh (as Daniel Stein), George Astasio and Jason Pebworth
Performed by Dominique Young Unique
Courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment UK Limited
By arrangement with Sony Music Entertainment
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2 June 2019 | by muthiahvijaySee all my reviews

Watched it hoping it would be really funny but was disappointed.There weren't a lot of funny things.It started off pretty slow with mild jokes that don't make sense.Ending was the best part because it was finally over & I could leave.


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