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Tall Girl (2019)

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Jodi, the tallest girl in her high school, has always felt uncomfortable in her own skin. But after years of slouching, being made fun of, and avoiding attention at all costs, Jodi finally decides to find the confidence to stand tall.

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Nzingha Stewart

Writer:

Sam Wolfson
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Ava Michelle ... Jodi Kreyman
Griffin Gluck ... Jack Dunkleman
Sabrina Carpenter ... Harper Kreyman
Paris Berelc ... Liz
Luke Eisner ... Stig Mohlin
Clara Wilsey ... Kimmy Stitcher
Angela Kinsey ... Helaine Kreyman
Steve Zahn ... Richie Kreyman
Anjelika Washington ... Fareeda
Rico Paris ... Schnipper
Bria Condon ... Crystal Spitz
Shane Guilbeau Shane Guilbeau ... Bob Brickman
Christina Moses ... Nina Dunkleman
Andrew Brodeur ... Will
Jason Rogel ... Dr. Sager
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Storyline

Jodi (Ava Michelle) has always been the tallest girl in school - and she's always been uncomfortable with it. After slouching her way through life for 16 years and being made fun of by classmates, Jodi meets Stig (Luke Eisner), a seemingly perfect Swedish foreign exchange student who's even taller than she is. Jodi's new crush turns her world upside down and throws her into a surprising love triangle, but with the help of her two best friends (Griffin Gluck, Anjelika Washington) as well as her beauty queen sister Harper (Sabrina Carpenter), Jodi comes to realize that she's far more than her insecurities about her appearance have led her to believe. Written by Netflix

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When you don't fit in, stand tall.


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TV-PG | See all certifications »

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Trivia

The book Jodi is reading in her room is The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt. Coincidentally, this movie came out around the same time The Goldfinch movie came out. See more »

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When Harper says she got a job with the Hilton Corporation Jodi says she is an intern at a Residence Inn which is a Marriott hotel not a Hilton. See more »

Quotes

Jack Dunkleman: It's like I've been in love with this girl since elementary school, and this new guy just steps in and blows up my seven-year plan. Like, that's not cool, and he's going to end up with Kimmy, and Jodi'll spend the rest of her life pining for the one guy taller than her. And where does that leave me?
Fareeda: Sometimes I wonder what it'd be like to go to lunch with my friends and have them ask me about my problems.
Jack Dunkleman: Oh, and furthermore...
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During the end credits, the students are seen dancing at prom. See more »

Connections

Featured in eTalk Daily: Episode #18.11 (2019) See more »

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Genetics
Performed by Meghan Trainor
Written by Meghan Trainor, Justin Tranter, Mike Sabath, Ryan Trainor, Justin Trainor
Courtesy of Epic Records
By arrangement with Sony Music Entertainment
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Not realistic
22 September 2019 | by ladylionsSee all my reviews

As a 6'2'' female this is highly unrealistic. People are not this shallow. This movie made it seem that being tall was a disease. Ridiculous.


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Official Sites:

Netflix

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 September 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Tall Girl See more »

Filming Locations:

New Orleans, Louisiana, USA See more »

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2.35 : 1
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