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" His words could've been lifted out of a draft of , the grown-up decides to take his own advice.
When Luke, hoping to connect with Stephanie, phones the Squires home one night, the doctor intercepts his call and recruits Luke for a "pussy quest," dragging him out to a bar, where Squires winds up making out with one of Luke's teenage customers (Mary-Kate Olsen, in a wacky turn as a beatific Deadhead).
When Squires counsels Luke, his advice is colored by envy.
Robinson of the Nichols movie into a man, and centering his illicit relationship with the adolescent hero on pot rather than sex, Levine manages to give the story a new spin. Luke Shapiro (Peck) is a recent graduate himself—from high school, not college—and early in the movie Levine shows him accepting his diploma to conspicuously light applause.
Written and directed by JONATHAN LEVINE WITH JOSH PECK, BEN KINGSLEY, OLIVIA THIRLBY, FAMKE JANSSEN, JANE ADAMS, AND m ETHOD m AN Adolescence is a stage of life when your problems seem unique not only to you but to your moment in history; adulthood is the thudding realization that they're not only universal but timeless.
So perhaps it's appropriate that a coming-of-age movie, which chronicles a person's journey from one state of mind to the other, should feel familiar.
In a coming-of-age movie, someone ought to come of age.v Care to comment?
The Wackness is a 2008 American coming-of-age comedy-drama film directed by Jonathan Levine and starring Josh Peck, Ben Kingsley, Mary-Kate Olsen, Famke Janssen, and Olivia Thirlby. In New York City in 1994, Luke Shapiro is trading marijuana in exchange for therapy from his psychiatrist, Dr. Luke graduates from high school but while dealing at a party, he finds out that Justin and other people have gone away for the summer, except him and his classmate, Stephanie, Dr. When Luke returns home, he finds his parents arguing over money and their probable eviction. Luke grabs a letter from his father and reads that his family is getting evicted.