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Sierra Burgess Is a Loser (2018)

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A case of mistaken identity results in unexpected romance when the most popular girl in high school and the biggest loser must come together to win over their crushes.

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Ian Samuels

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Lindsey Beer
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Shannon Purser ... Sierra
Kristine Froseth ... Veronica
RJ Cyler ... Dan
Noah Centineo ... Jamey
Loretta Devine ... Ms. Thomson
Giorgia Whigham ... Chrissy
Alice Lee ... Mackenzie
Lea Thompson ... Jules Osborn-Burgess
Alan Ruck ... Stephen Burgess
Mary Pat Gleason ... Counselor Stevens
Chrissy Metz ... Trish
Elizabeth Tovey ... Brody
Mariam Tovey Mariam Tovey ... Scooter
Matt Malloy ... Biology Teacher
Will Peltz ... Spence
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A case of mistaken identity results in unexpected romance when the most popular girl in high school and the biggest loser must come together to win over their crushes.

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Taglines:

Just be you.

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sexual references, language, teen partying and thematic material | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 September 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Sierra Burgess es una perdedora See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

Company Credits

Production Co:

Black Label Media See more »
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Sierra's parents are played by actors who famously starred in 80s films also about teenage misfits; Lea Thompson in Back to the Future (1985) and Alan Ruck in Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986). See more »

Goofs

When Veronica takes a selfie for Sierra, on her phone camera you can see behind her three members of the film crew. Most notably on the right the boom operator. See more »

Quotes

Dan: I have to find a story for my vlog. If I don't get into any college, I can sell my vlog to Buzzfeed or Vice.
Sierra: Or you can bank on your straight As.
Dan: What is this, the 90s? I've got to create Google 2.0, or swim backstroke while playing the violin at the Olympics. Or create a new species of cat while volunteering in a third world country at the same time.
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Connections

References Cyrano de Bergerac (1990) See more »

Soundtracks

Half of You
Written by Brett McLaughlin and Bram Inscore
Performed by Brett McLaughlin (as Leland)
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Veronica deserves wayy better than Sierra
14 September 2018 | by joleng88See all my reviews

Sierra is a total asshole... the hell is wrong with this stupid storyline man.


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