PG-13 | | Drama, Romance
9 September 2012 | (tiarockz)
9 | Young Cast Give Amazing Performances, Great Soundtrack, Emotionally Moving
I absolutely loved this film - specifically the acting, music and even at times the cinematography. Steven Chbosky ...
Writer/Director/Novelist Stephen Chbosky is a native of Pittsburgh where the movie was filmed. When he was young, he watched The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975) in the same theater where they filmed the scenes for The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012).
Dear Friend. I am writing to you because she said you listen and understand and didn't try to sleep with that person at that party even though you could have. Please don't try to figure out who I am. I don't want you to do that. I just need to know ...
Sam is regarded as a music fanatic, particularly in regards to artists belonging to the glam and new wave genres. Anyone with any significant exposure to this music would undoubtedly recognize a David Bowie song by his voice alone. It is not believable that it would have taken Sam more than a school year to identify the tunnel song as David Bowie's "Heroes."
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