R | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
The incredibly spoiled and overprivileged students of Camden College are a backdrop for an unusual love triangle between a drug dealer, a virgin and a bisexual classmate.
A point of contention for many critics was the so-called "hollow relationships" of all the characters. Roger Avary says that he deliberately wrote the script to jump from point-to-point in the relationships, instead of showing a natural progression and buildup... ...
and it's a story that might bore you, but you don't have to listen, because I always knew it was going to be like that.
When Paul and the others walk into the hospital with their OD'ing friend, the wheelchair is standing on the right of the door. In the next shot, Paul unfolds that same wheelchair.
The credits run backwards, starting with the disclaimer ("Any similarity to persons living or dead...") and rolling upwards to end with the cast.
$2,532,410 (USA) (13 October 2002)
$6,532,619 (USA) (21 November 2002)