500 Days of Summer MAG

April 27, 2010
By Michael Reihms BRONZE, Nashua, New Hampshire
Michael Reihms BRONZE, Nashua, New Hampshire
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This is not a love story – at least, that is what the movie tells you in the opening scene. The movie spans 500 days in the life of a boy named Tom and the girl he falls in love with, Summer. The film jumps back and forth, showing you the good, the bad, and the heartbreak of Tom's love for Summer; it's disjointed, but creative and serves the story well.

This movie's sense of humor is quirky, going from cute to depressing in a change of scene. One moment Tom is as happy as can be, singing and dancing to “You Make My Dreams Come True,” and the next, you see a look of sadness and heartbreak.

The chemistry between the characters is very good, and the movie is well put together. I recommend it to anyone who is a fan of romantic comedies, although it is really a whole new brand of movie. Overall, it should stand the test of time as a great movie that everyone should see.


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on Mar. 22 2011 at 2:58 am
MusicLuvsUs BRONZE, Salem, Oregon
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Favorite Quote:
My so called life where the boy I like actually likes me back. A girl can dream, can't she?

I love this movie, and I totally and completely agree with you! <3

Sam Douston said...
on May. 9 2010 at 9:13 pm
I agree! 

on May. 9 2010 at 9:06 pm
Very well said! This author is outstanding!


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