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Something Like Store

COINCIDING WITH the release date of author Jay Bell’s latest novel, “Something Like Lightning,” we launched an online store on the Something Like Summer movie website today. Powered by Amazon, our online store lets you buy your own copies of Jay Bell’s …

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87. The Graduate

1967, 107 Minutes Director: Mike Nichols Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Anne Bancroft and Katharine Ross By J.T. Tepnapa  NOW HERE’S a great classic. I’ve seen iconic clips from The Graduate, but I’ve never actually sat down and watched the entire movie until …

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89. Latter Days

2003, 107 Minutes Director: C. Jay Cox Starring: Steve Sandvoss and Wes Ramsey.  By J.T. Tepnapa OH! HOW I’ve missed you, Latter Days. It’s one the best American indie gay films during a time when there weren’t that many good ones to go …

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90. If I Stay

2014, 106 Minutes Director: R.J. Cutler Starring: Chloë Grace Moretz, Mireille Enos & Jamie Blackley  By J.T. Tepnapa AFTER THE mostly heralded The Fault in Our Stars comes If I Stay, another bestselling young adult novel made into a major motion …

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92. The Way He Looks

The Way He Looks is a brilliant and heartfelt Brazilian movie starring Ghilherme Lobo as a blind high school student, Leonardo, struggling to find his independence at home, while at school he is mostly ignored and isolated from everyone.

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93. Don Jon

Don Jon. 2013, 90 Minutes, Director: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Starring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Scarlett Johansson, & Julianne Moore. Here’s another romantic comedy-drama that I missed last year. All I knew about this movie is that it stars the very handsome Joseph Gordon-Levitt.

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94. Silver Linings Playbook

2012, 122 Minutes Director: David O. Russell Starring: Bradley Cooper,  Jennifer Lawrence and Robert DeNiro By J.T. Tepnapa SURPRISE! Silver Linings Playbook is a surprise entry in my 100 Films Before Summer. I didn’t realize it was romantic comedy. I expected …

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