Big city girl Caroline is new to a small town, she disregards her high school classmates, and then just for kicks starts a sexual relationship with her teacher, Mr. A. Meanwhile, there's a serial killer roaming the town, an industrial fire burning on the outskirts, and Thurston is mourning the loss of his best friend. As Thurston falls in love with Caroline, realities quickly catch up to all characters, and they are all going to have to mature or face the consequences.
Motion Picture Rating
Rated R for drug and alcohol use, sexual content, language and some violent images - all involving teens
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Did You Know?
In the "Fun With Experiments" scene, the song that plays throughout the montage is "Carmensita" by Devendra Banhart
. Kat Dennings
(who portrays Caroline Wexler) was in the music video for that song. See more
When Caroline and Barry argue, she accidentally throws the cup of coffee on the floor and breaks it. After the few seconds there are two cups on the table again. See more
I think you're cute and I want to go out with you.
References The Sweet Hereafter
Expecting To Fly
Performed by Emily Haines See more