Released Date
September 13, 2013
Distributor
A24
Genre
Romance
Rating
R
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$6,854,611 + $63,980 = $6,918,591
30

Shailene Woodley

as Aimee Finecky

32

Brie Larson

as Cassidy

34

Miles Teller

as Sutter Keely

25

Kaitlyn Dever

as Krystal

37

Mary Elizabeth Winstead

as Holly Keely

59

Bob Odenkirk

as Dan

56

Kyle Chandler

as Tommy Keely

59

Jennifer Jason Leigh

as Sara Keely

33

Dayo Okeniyi

as Marcus

49

Gary Weeks

as Joe

53

Andre Royo

as Mr. Aster

About The Spectacular Now

A hard-partying high school senior's philosophy on life changes when he meets the not-so-typical "nice girl."

A hard-partying high school senior's philosophy on life changes when he meets the not-so-typical "nice girl."

About

Party-boy high-school senior falls for the innocent, bookish teenager and soon his beliefs in life start to change. The film is based on the novel of the same name by Tim Tharp. 

Trivia

The film was shot in Athens, Georgia over the course of one month. The ending in the movie differs from the ending in the book.