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'The Spectacular Now' Trailer: A High School Drama That's a Lot Bigger Than High School Drama

By Darrick Thomas on
Coming-of-age tales of high school kids falling in love and their finding their way are a dime a dozen in Hollywood, but finding one that abandons melodrama and cliche in favor of a deeper, more authentic understanding of what it means to grow up are surprisingly had to come by. Last year we had Perks of Being a Wallflower to fill the void, and this year we get The Spectacular Now, starring Miles Teller as the popular class clown satisfied with not living up to his potential until he falls...Read Full Story