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The Sweet Life (2016)

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The Sweet Life, an edgy and unconventional dramedy, is the love story of Kenny Parker and Lolita Nowicki, each struggling with their own brand of demons, who first meet by chance in Chicago... See full summary »

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Rob Spera

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Jared Rappaport
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Chris Messina ... Kenny Pantalio
Abigail Spencer ... Lolita Nowicki
Brian Shortall ... Chad
Karan Soni ... Convenience Store Clerk
Tyson Ritter ... Marlon
J.D. Evermore ... Brandon
Michael Emery ... Tick Tock Jackson
Andrew Borba ... Surgeon
Scott Michael Campbell ... Nurse
Glenn Plummer ... Earl
Cheryl Francis Harrington ... Edda
Nick Searcy ... County Sheriff
Josh Pence ... Steve
Chris Aquilino ... Jack
Andrew Fromer ... Mike
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The Sweet Life, an edgy and unconventional dramedy, is the love story of Kenny Parker and Lolita Nowicki, each struggling with their own brand of demons, who first meet by chance in Chicago and form a pact to travel across country to the Golden Gate Bridge to commit suicide... together.

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 September 2017 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

Az élet édes See more »

Filming Locations:

Santa Clarita, California, USA

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Mockingbird Pictures See more »
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It has the same storyline as the Hindi film "anjaana anjaani" See more »

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[First lines]
Lolita: What are you doing?
Kenny: Nothin.
Lolita: No, you're invading my personal space.
Kenny: Personal space is like arm's length.
Lolita: No, not always.
Kenny: How so?
Lolita: After 9pm, within a radius of a major metropolitan downtown area, personal space is like *at least* 15 ft.
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Crazy Credits

"For the faithful men and women who have saved countless lives in the golden gate bridge. For those who have fought tirelessly to bring safety nets to the bridge. For the lives that have been lost. For the lives that will be saved." See more »

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A love story with a different twist
11 April 2017 | by lazz338See all my reviews

A story about how two people with nothing to lose meet in unlikely situation. It seems that Hollywood has taken a liking to darker and grim themed films lately, but The Sweet Life has a somewhat lighter and humorous approach. Which, with the sublime acting of Chris Messina and Abigail Spencer makes this movie a great watch. The chemistry the characters they play have on screen is amazing and I could see them being together in real life. The only thing I disliked was the message it was sending about depression and how it could be avoided. But that's just my opinion. You should watch and see it for yourself!


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