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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Thora Birch
Scarlett Johansson
Steve Buscemi
Brad Renfro
Illeana Douglas
Directors
Terry Zwigoff
Screenwriters
Daniel Clowes
Running Time
111 minutes

Ghost World
Truly original dark, comedy bringing Daniel Clowes' comic art creation onto screen with wit and poignance


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Plot
Misfit teens Enid and Rebecca crave independence but find their options severely limited. Drifting restlessly they pour scorn on all around them, until Enid develops a fascination for oddball Seymour.


Verdict
A world away from American Pie, this is 'teen comedy' of startling sophistication - with horribly funny bits as well. A true original, with sharp humour, subtle detail and painfully realistic characters.


Reviewed by Angie Errigo

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