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Certificate 15
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Ryan Reynolds
Jesse Eisenberg
Martin Starr
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Bill Hader
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Plot
When James (Eisenberg) is forced to take a summer job in a ramshackle Pittsburgh theme park, he fears the worst. But the friendships he makes, the lessons he will come to learn, and especially a bumpy romance with remote fellow worker Emily (Stewart) will ultimately end up becoming memories for life.


Verdict
Without recourse to frilly cuffs or a montage to A Flock Of Seagulls’ greatest hit, it plays the ’80s card for something heartfelt.


Reviewed by Ian Nathan

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