R | | Comedy, Drama
With only the plan of moving in together after high school, two unusually devious friends seek direction in life. As a mere gag, they respond to a man's newspaper ad for a date, only to find it will greatly complicate their lives.
17 January 2002 | Blake French (email@example.com)
10 | For those of us who tire of standard teen movies, here's the film to make our day. **** (out of four)
GHOST WORLD / (2001) **** (out of four) For those of us who tire of standard teen movies, here's the film to brighten ...
One of the record covers in Enid's bedroom has a picture of a man flanked by two elephants. One elephant is holding an electric guitar, the other is behind a drum kit and both of them are wearing Beatle wigs. This is an actual record, "What's Next?"... ...
How come in all that time I was trying to get you a date, you never asked me out?
Seymour: You're a beautiful young girl, I couldn't imagine you'd have any interest in me except as an amusingly cranky eccentric curiosity.
Enid: At least you're not like every other...
When Doug is buying the beef jerky, he takes it out of a jar on the counter, removing a yellow lid and placing it next to the jar. In the next shot, the lid is back on the jar.
After all the credits roll, there's another take of the scene where Seymour (Steve Buscemi) gets attacked by Doug in the minimart. Only this time, Buscemi's characer easily wins the fight, choking Doug with his own weapon, and stomps out triumphantly. He finishes with a bunch of Mr. Pink type dialogue.
$98,791 (USA) (20 July 2001)
$6,200,756 (USA) (1 February 2002)
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