Want to own a piece of Syracuse cinematic history? Written by Andy Cochran, the quirky comedy stars Emma Roberts as a recent college graduate who hopes to be a great poet, but is forced to take a job at an adult bookstore after debt piles up. Here are 11 fun facts about the quirky comedy that was filmed in Central New York:. There's a lot of Syracuse in the movie. The film was never released nationwide in theaters. Numbers show "people would rather rent a movie than
'Adult World' now on DVD: 11 fun facts about the movie filmed in Syracuse
Adult World Movie Review
There are probably poetry majors who do just fine once they must face the everyday realities outside of their campus cocoon—that is, when they aren't busy dodging bill collectors coming after them for overdue student loan payments. I am just guessing here, but unless you are a rapper, jingle writer or Maya Angelou , versifying isn't going to pay the rent. That is the ticklish pickle that "Adult World"'s Amy Emma Roberts , whose grating cutesy-klutziness makes her come off more like a neurotic middle-schooler than a recent college grad finds herself in, once she steps forth from Syracuse University and finds that few potential employers are impressed by her ambitions as a bard. Her understanding parents want to support her artistic pursuits, but not when it comes to providing free room and board as well as funding the postage cost for all her rejected literary mag and writing contest submissions. There is another conundrum to overcome in this coming-of-age comedy: Saddled with unjustified confidence and a total lack of actual life experience, this over-coddled wordsmith is better at self-delusion than she is at self-expression.
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