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Movies written by Nick Hornby

  • About a Boy

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    7

    Twelve year old Marcus Brewer lives with his chronically depressed single mother, Fiona Brewer. Both Fiona and Marcus beat to their own respective drummers. Marcus will do whatever he can to make his depressed mother happy, even if it causes himself grief. As such, he realizes that he is perceived as different than most kids, as even the self-professed weird kids don't want to hang out with him as he is the target of bullying. Part of the taunts against him are the fact that he sings and speaks to himself without even realizing that he is doing it. Meanwhile, thirty-eight year old Will Freeman is a slacker who has lived comfortably off the royalties of a song written by his deceased father, and as such has never had to work a day in his life. He is a solitary man who places himself as the first and only priority in life. He comes across the idea that dating single moms meets his selfish carnal needs. It is in this capacity that Will meets Marcus, as one of Will's single mother ...

  • An Education

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    8

    A coming-of-age story about a teenage girl in 1960s suburban London, and how her life changes with the arrival of a playboy nearly twice her age.

  • Brooklyn

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    7

    An Irish immigrant lands in 1950s Brooklyn, where she quickly falls into a romance with a local. When her past catches up with her, however, she must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within.

  • High Fidelity

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    6

    Rob, a record store owner and compulsive list maker, recounts his top five breakups, including the one in progress.

  • Wild

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    7

    A chronicle of one woman's 1,100-mile solo hike undertaken as a way to recover from a recent personal tragedy.

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