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Film And Book Review: The Perks Of Being A Wildflower

One of the best films of 2012! A classic film written and directed by Stephen Chbosky. Originally it was a popular novel. The film came out September 10 of 2012. The movie made $33,384,127 worldwide.

The film is about a freshman named Charlie (played by Logan Lerman). Charlie has trouble fitting in at high school until he meets two

seniors at a football game. A free-spirited girl named Sam (played by Emma Watson) and amazing Patrick (played by Ezra Miller). Together

they find new friends and first loves. Charlie finds himself with the love of writing and music. In the end he writes a story for Sam. He writes about her and their friends and their journey along the way.