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Newly Single (2017)

Astor William Stevenson is on the verge of a big step in his career, but when his girlfriend leaves him, insecurities surface and he transforms into a wrecking ball on a stream of darkly comedic dates and misguided romantic pursuits.
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Adam Christian Clark ... Astor Williams Stevenson
Jennifer Kim ... Izzy
Molly C. Quinn ... Valerie
Anna Jacoby-Heron ... Madeline Stevenson
Rémy Bennett ... Francine
Greg Gilreath ... Lawrence
Raychel Diane Weiner Raychel Diane Weiner ... Maria
Marguerite Moreau ... Charlee
Alexandra Skye Alexandra Skye ... Belle
Jennifer Prediger ... Emily
Jasmin Savoy Brown ... Taylor Touring
Austin Fryberger ... Greg
Lindsey Kraft ... Jackie
Christopher Redman ... David
Micah Stock ... Shane


American filmmaker Adam Christian Clark directs and stars in this jet-black comedy centered around the LA dating scene, as a self-obsessed filmmaker finds himself on the market once again. The film is a darkly funny and sometimes brutal affair. After ridiculing his girlfriend, director Astor Williams Stevenson finds himself single and trying to discover what exactly it is he wants. At the same time, he attempts to get a film off the ground and soon learns that his creative vision will not align with that of his crew. As Astor goes on a number of dates his abrasiveness and cynical attitude towards life seems to become ever more crystallized. The centerpiece of the film is a fearless performance from Clark as he embodies a man whose self-loathing is hidden by arrogance. Yet, for all his bluff and bluster Clark manages to add a sheen of vulnerability to make Astor a compelling and sympathetic character. While the film is reminiscent of great American cinema of the 1970's (with some ... Written by Laurence Boyce

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Comedy | Drama | Romance



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9 November 2018 | by joewilliamschauSee all my reviews

A bold look at relationships, and being single. Solid performances, and a script that feels a bit too real at times, in a good but often difficult way. This movie is not Hollywood traditional, but it's also very well constructed. I would recommend this to anyone who's wanting to be a bit challenged by a film.

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Release Date:

7 December 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Vastselt vallaline See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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D-Cinema 48kHz 5.1



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