R | | Comedy, Drama
A young man's peculiar upbringing renders him unable to competently cope with the struggle of growing up.
Writer/director Burr Steers originally intended to make this a novel, not a movie.
Why couldn't she have been a fucking smoker.
Oliver: This has nothing to do with her being in such wonderful shape. The cause of our trouble was our inability to come up with a drug short of paint thinner, that would be at least somewhat novel to her system...
Igby's shirt collar is alternately up/down between shots as he and Oliver discuss Igby's leaving.
$306,705 (USA) (15 September 2002)
$4,681,503 (USA) (15 December 2002)
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