LOL

Posted April 26th, 2013 by in LOL, Miley Cyrus, teen movies, Uncategorized / 0 comments

Have you seen this movie?

LOL (2012) Poster  Don’t laugh. Don’t judge.

This movie has been on Netflix for awhile and I always passed it. The title just seemed, ugh, dumb?

Well, for some reason, I decided to watch it.

I LOVED IT

This is not an academy award winning film, but for someone who writes for teens, I think it’s dead on.

Here’s the synopsis.

Starting a new year of high school, Lola (Miley Cyrus), (or “Lol,” as her friends call her), works to find the right balance between family, school, friends and romance. Broken-hearted by her ex, Lol’s world is soon turned upside down when she is surprised to find her best friend, Kyle (Douglas Booth), a musician in an up and coming rock band, could possibly be the love of her life. In her quest towards independence, self-identity and young adulthood, Lol discovers that while Facebook “status” is easy to change; true relationships are worth the effort.

This is a perfect example of a bad cover and a bad title. They don’t fit the story.

Here’s what I loved about the movie, Lola is a typical teen with typical boy problems. Her relationship with her mother is strained, but very authentic. I loved the interactions with each other. Demi Moore plays her mother and she doesn’t suck! 

A few other things I loved.

Douglas Booth aka Kyle

Need some more convincing?

Watch this.

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