The Perks of Being a Wallflower

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The Perks of Being a Wallflower
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Based on the best-selling novel by Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower is a modern classic that captures the dizzying highs and crushing lows of growing up. Starring Logan Lerman, Emma Watson and Ezra Miller, The Perks of Being a Wallflower is a moving tale of love, loss, fear and hope-and the unforgettable friends that help us through life. -- (C) Summit

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4.6
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4.7  (3)
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4.7  (3)
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4.3  (3)
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A good adaptation of a great book
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3.8
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4.0
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4.0
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4.0
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3.0
I actually saw this movie before I read the book and I liked the book much better but i guess thats to be expected. The movie was pretty good and I think Emma Watson and Ezra Miller were brilliant. Logan Lerman was super cute as kind of the neurotic hero but I didn't think his performance was as good at the others and after I read the book i had his character pictured complete differently. Still it was a pretty good YA movie with thankfully no vampires or paranormal stuff in it lol
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Better than the book?
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4.8
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5.0
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5.0
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4.0
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5.0
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5.0
Great adaptation!!!! Must watch! Perfection at it's best!
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OMG this movie!!! I think it might be better than the book!

The cast was great, Logan is/was the cutest thing ever!
Emma nailed her part.
Ezra was funny, everything I thought Patrick should be!
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Perfect!
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I pre ordered this from Amazon as I have no patience in waiting for something I really want.
Totally worth the wait.

I don't even know how to describe my love for Perks, because I connect so much with the book. And the film put that on display for me.

The casting is phenomenal. They hit the nail on the head with this one. Perfect adaptation.
Logan Lerman is the perfect Charlie. Emma is a damn good Sam.
And Ezra Miller has never been more amazing. He was SO awesome as Patrick! :)

I cried and laughed. And remembered how I felt when I first read the book.
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