The Edge of Seventeen Synopsis
Nadine is already at peak awkwardness when her all-star older brother Darian starts dating her best friend Krista. She feels more alone than ever, until the unexpected friendship of a thoughtful boy gives her hope.
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The edge of my life.

By valadeznancy30
I don't think I've ever related so much to a character in my life. Amazing movie!! Love it!...

Perfect

By kellygirldk
The comical whit was genius. I enjoyed both brother and sisters characters very much. Each character did their job in this film. The ending needed some more umph but with the title I guess it was...

Must see!

By Mindybomb
It's being described as a mordern day "Mean Girls" is far fetched...as this film has more soul than that of the cheesy comparison. Even though this film brought me back 20 years...it was timeless in...

A Welcome Surprise!

By sakabatou86
The Edge of Seventeen, while coming close to hitting some familiar tropes, carves its own niche' in what was a surprisingly good and heartfelt movie....

Ouch

By edogclem
I can't find my glasses....

Excellent

By jhs39
Sometimes funny, sometimes hard to watch dramedy about a miserable, self-absorbed teen girl (Hailee Steinfeld, giving her strongest performance to date) who hates her family, her peers and most of...

Great cute movie!

By Rexcano1
Really enjoyed it. If you liked Juno, you will like this movie. Great acting by the cast. Worth watching! :)...

somewhat brilliant

By jastarlings
Characters very believable if sometimes exaggerated. Would have liked to like the main character more but she won't let you. Woody Harrelsons lines are good. pressures of family life and pressures...

Great movie for teens & adults

By wendyzemail
Loved the movie. I expected the movie to be good after seeing trailers, but it was better than I expected. I treated my soon to be 17yr old to the movie & the theater was about 2/3-3/4 teenagers. ...

Growing up is hard to do

By treboruno
A very sensitive, insightful and humorous view of the difficulties encountered by young people, as well as older! I enjoyed it and am still in processing mode. See it....

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Rated R | For Some Drinking, Sexual Content and Language
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Common Sense Media says Excellent acting in poignant, mature coming-of-age story.
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DRINKING & DRUGS
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