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Blue Jay (2016)

Unrated | | Drama, Romance | 11 October 2016 (USA)
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Meeting by chance when they return to their tiny California hometown, two former high-school sweethearts reflect on their shared past.

Director:

Alex Lehmann

Writer:

Mark Duplass
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Cast

Cast overview:
Mark Duplass ... Jim
Sarah Paulson ... Amanda
Clu Gulager ... Waynie
James Andrews James Andrews ... Background
Harris Benbury Harris Benbury ... Background
Daniel Brooks Daniel Brooks ... Background
Mary Brooks Mary Brooks ... Background
Bill Greer Bill Greer ... Background
Cindy Greer Cindy Greer ... Background
Ana Iovine Ana Iovine ... Background
Leo Munoz Leo Munoz ... Background
Loretta Munoz Loretta Munoz ... Background
Brady Rice Brady Rice ... Background
Karen Rice Karen Rice ... Background
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Storyline

Beginning - At first they seem very, awkward and of course they have nothing to say to each other, it's been years. They go out to get some coffee and they bond for a while, you start to see their friendship, Amanda seems reserved whilst Jim seems more forward and more talkative. It just happens that they both left their hometown, sort of symbolizes their fear of having to confront their past for years to come. But they both come back and happen to run into each other, just coincidental. Written by Isabel Aghahowa

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Genres:

Drama | Romance

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Unrated | See all certifications »

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Trivia

The film was shot over the course of 7 days in and around Crestline, California. See more »

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Jim: Are you going to be the first female white rapper to open for Public Enemy?
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Black River Waltz
Written and Performed by Jacob Aranda
Courtesy of Fox River Productions
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One of the best romantic movies. <3
29 December 2016 | by Esraa1990See all my reviews

I mostly didn't like 2016 movies ,specially romantic movies, but this one really got me.I really liked every bit of it ..the joyful moments, the awkward moments and the sad ones.Mark Duplass is a great actor i never seen him like this.Sara Paulson is such a beautiful great actress that was the perfect one for the role.The Writing is Incredible All the idea of Lost chances ..unsaid words ..the Nostalgia..the cinematography. Every scene was just beautiful and touching.Alex Lehmann is such a talented director and he will make more beautiful movies ..it's just the start Thank you Netflix for this movie.and thank u Mark Duplass for writing this simple great movie.


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Official Sites:

TIFF

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 October 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$5,159, 9 October 2016

Gross USA:

$21,626

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$21,626
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