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Geek Charming (2011)

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To win a school popularity contest, a high school diva permits a film club classmate to record her popular life, but the film starts documenting her decline instead.

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Jeffrey Hornaday

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Robin Palmer (based on the novel by), Elizabeth Hackett (teleplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Sarah Hyland ... Dylan Schoenfield
Matt Prokop ... Josh Rosen
Sasha Pieterse ... Amy Loubalu
Jordan Nichols Jordan Nichols ... Asher
Vanessa Morgan ... Hannah
Lili Simmons ... Lola
David Del Rio ... Ari
Jimmy Bellinger ... Steven
Lilli Birdsell ... Sandy
Andrew Airlie ... Alan Schoenfield
Kacey Rohl ... Caitlin
Andrea Brooks ... Nicole Paterson
David Milchard ... Mr. Farley
Brenda Crichlow ... Ms. Guthrie (as Brenda M. Crichlow)
Erica Van Briel Erica Van Briel ... Amber
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Storyline

Dylan Shoenfield is the pink princess of the upscale Woodlands Academy. She has the coolest boyfriend, the most popular friends, and a brand-new it bag that everyone covets, but when she accidentally tosses her Serge Sanchez bag into a fountain, this princess comes face-to-face with her own personal frog - self-professed film geek Josh Rosen. In return for rescuing Dylan's bag, Josh convinces Dylan to let him film her for his documentary on high school popularity. Reluctantly, Dylan lets F-list Josh into her A-list world, and is shocked to realize that sometimes nerds can be pretty cool. But when Dylan's so-called prince charming of a boyfriend dumps her flat, her life and her social status comes to a crashing halt. Can Dylan win the Woodlands Academy Spring Formal Blossom Queen crown? Can Josh win the Woodlands Academy 5th Annual Film Festival? Can Dylan, with Josh's help, pull the pieces together to create her own happily-ever-after? Written by rooney galian

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 November 2011 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Un chiflado encantador See more »

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Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland had been dating for several years when the movie was released. See more »

Quotes

Josh Rosen: Like, shocker: not everyone's into the same things you are?
Dylan Schoenfield: I find that hard to believe.
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References Casablanca (1942) See more »

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Surprisingly good (for a Disney channel movie)!
21 August 2017 | by dasha-kush-masterSee all my reviews

(The 7/10 rating is just to counterweight the movie snobs who rate this movie as if it was meant to be freaking Godfather part 4.)

Honestly, everyone should chill and live a little. This movie is no masterpiece, but it was not meant to be one! The target audience are tweens - for whom this movie is perfect for. And, in fact, I myself enjoyed this piece quite a bit (at the fragile age of 17).

The idea is basic, let's be honest. However, the execution and the acting (in particular by Sarah Hyland) are definitely commendable and noteworthy. The style stands out from that of other 'mass produced' Disney Channel flicks (such as Starstruck, 16 Wishes, etc), with the occasional cuts to the footage supposedly from Josh's camera. It definitely does a lot to give the movie its own identity, and with it the chance to stand out from other, mediocre, productions.

As a side note -- this is one of those 'feel good movies'. If you are not a movie snob or a hard-ass geek, then give it a watch, even if it's just for laughs. You will (probably) enjoy the experience (if not the movie).


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