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The Marc Pease Experience (2009)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Music | 21 May 2010 (Spain)
Former high school musical star, Marc Pease, finds himself still living in the past, eight years after graduating.

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Todd Louiso

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jason Schwartzman ... Marc Pease
Ben Stiller ... Jon Gribble
Anna Kendrick ... Meg Brickman
Jay Paulson ... Gerry
Ebon Moss-Bachrach ... Gavin
Gabrielle Dennis ... Tracey
Amber Wallace ... Ilona
Shannon Holt Shannon Holt ... Debbie
Austin Herring ... Mr. Edwards
Ed Wagenseller ... Science Teacher
Kelen Coleman ... Stephanie
Joe Inscoe Joe Inscoe ... Mr. Brickman
Matthew Cornwell ... Rick Berger
Lou Criscuolo Lou Criscuolo ... Benny Berger
Shon Blotzer ... Jeff Bluff
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Storyline

Former high school musical star, Marc Pease, finds himself still living in the past, eight years after graduating.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Singer. Dreamer. Disaster. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Music

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for brief sexual material | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 May 2010 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

A Vida Desafinada See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,641, 23 August 2009

Gross USA:

$4,033

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$390,584
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Color:

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Trivia

The school in this film's (New Ashby High) colors are light blue, peach and orange. See more »

Connections

References High School Musical (2006) See more »

Soundtracks

Don't disturb my tune
Written by John Epping
Courtesy of APM Music LLC
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Heartwarming
21 December 2009 | by mcravenerSee all my reviews

To balance the comment from Dec 10, I watched the film on its own merits. I must say I found 'The Marc Pease Experience' enjoyable. Jason Schwartzman did well in portraying the boy-man stuck in fear and in life, but who finally finds voice and his way. I liked Ben Stiller's schlocky affectations as the 'virtuoso' high school music director. Jason Schwartzman did fine with his role. The characters were slightly formulaic, perhaps, but the acting worked and you were pulled into the plot and movie. Predictable is not always a bad thing. The film was light-hearted but still had some human dilemmas you could emphasize with. All in all this was a pleasant and heartwarming film.


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