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Ingrid Goes West (2017)

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An unhinged social media stalker moves to LA and insinuates herself into the life of an Instagram star.

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Matt Spicer
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Aubrey Plaza ... Ingrid Thorburn
Elizabeth Olsen ... Taylor Sloane
O'Shea Jackson Jr. ... Dan Pinto
Wyatt Russell ... Ezra O'Keefe
Billy Magnussen ... Nicky Sloane
Pom Klementieff ... Harley Chung
Hannah Pearl Utt ... Nicole (as Hannah Utt)
Joseph Breen Joseph Breen ... Garth Lafayette
Angelica Amor ... Cindy
Meredith Hagner ... Charlotte (as Meredith Kathleen Hagner)
Charlie Wright ... Chuck
Dennis Atlas Dennis Atlas ... Buck
Malika Williams ... Nurse
Luis Deveze ... Mechanic
Jay Speedy Weingarten ... Waiter (as Jason Weingarten)
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Storyline

Ingrid Thorburn is an unhinged social media stalker with a history of confusing "likes" for meaningful relationships. Taylor Sloane is an Instagram-famous "influencer" whose perfectly curated, boho-chic lifestyle becomes Ingrid's latest obsession. When Ingrid moves to LA and manages to insinuate herself into the social media star's life, their relationship quickly goes from #BFF to #WTF.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

She'll Follow You

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language throughout, drug use, some sexual content and disturbing behavior | See all certifications »

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Details

Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 August 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ingrid Goes West See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$135,301, 13 August 2017

Gross USA:

$3,024,308

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$3,146,831
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Like his character in the film, Wyatt Russell does not participate in social media at all. See more »

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Instagram does not make a click sound when a user likes a photo. See more »

Quotes

Ingrid Thorburn: Fuck me, Bruce. Gotham needs you.
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References Unfriended (2014) See more »

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Plaza Conveys Loneliness,Obsession, and Hilarity in the Digital Age
26 October 2017 | by leaugebrettSee all my reviews

Ingrid Goes West is a pleasant surprise of a comedy movie, discussing obsessive personality in the social media-centric age we live in. Plaza's performance as the titular character is outstanding, with Jackson, Olsen, Russell giving great supporting roles that make their slice of Los Angeles feel extremely personal. To top off the experience, the cinematography is vibrant and the plot is a sweet balance between melancholic and hilarious. I recommend the movie to anyone looking for a unique comedy or commentary on social media.


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