Young Adult Image
Metascore
71

Generally favorable reviews - based on 42 Critics

User Score
6.3

Generally favorable reviews- based on 152 Ratings

Summary: Mavis Gary is a writer of teen literature who returns to her small hometown to relive her glory days and attempt to reclaim her happily married high school sweetheart. When returning home proves more difficult than she thought, Mavis forms an unusual bond with a former classmate who hasn't quite gotten over high school, either. (Paramount Pictures)
Runtime: 94 min
Rating: Rated R for language and some sexual content.
Official Site: http://www.youngadultmovie.com/
Production: Right of Way Films
Genres: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Mar 13, 2012
Director Credit
Jason Reitman Director
Writer Credit
Diablo Cody Written By
Cast Credit
Brady Smith Date
Brian McElhaney Cast
Charlize Theron Mavis Gary
Collette Wolfe Sandra Freehauf
Elizabeth Reaser Beth Slade
Ella Rae Peck Girl #1
Emily Meade Denny's Waitress
Hettienne Park Vicki Robek
J.K. Simmons Narrator
Jee Young Han Teen Employee #2
Jenny Dare Paulin Cast
John Forest Mike Moran
Louisa Krause Front Desk Girl
Patrick Wilson Buddy Slade
Patton Oswalt Cast
Producer Credit
Beth Kono Co-Producer
Brian Bell Co-Producer
Charlize Theron Producer
Diablo Cody Producer
Helen Estabrook Executive Producer
Jason Blumenfeld Associate Producer
Jason Reitman Producer
John Malkovich Executive Producer
Kelli Konop Co-Producer
Lianne Halfon Producer
Mary Lee Co-Producer
Mason Novick Producer
Nathan Kahane Executive Producer
Russell Smith Producer
Steven M. Rales Executive Producer
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