The soundtrack to director miguel artetas romantic comedyteen sex romp youth in revolt comes fully stocked with the kind of precious, tweeindie folkpop that began showing up in films in the late 90s after wes anderson broke into the mainstream with rushmore and the royal tennenbaums. Youth in revolt vocalist tanner allen shared with alternative press. Here, you feel, is a movie character who would find more peace on the radio. Youth in revolt, the first installment, chronicles nicks transformation from a computerhacking, bookreading teen into a rebel with a libidinous cause. Youth in revolt 2009, 90 minutes, rated r directed by miguel arteta, written by gustin nash and c.
A teen romcom featuring michael cera and his nonnerdy alter ego makes for a funny and distinctive comedy, writes peter bradshaw. The collections tagline, my album kicks your album in the face is credited to the films protagonist. Youth in revolt is a very funny movie, but its also a bit too lightweight to give it real staying power. We chose to name the record the broken because the track is a great.
Based on frank wedekinds groundbreaking and controversial play once banned in germany, steven sater and duncan sheiks brilliant rock score and searingly emotional book take the story of sexual awakening, youth revolt, and selfdiscovery into a new century. Twisps quest for sex and a girlfriend obviously presents its fair share of challenges. This edition followed the original aivia press publication in 1993. One of the secrets of youth in revolt is that nick seems bewildered by his own desires and strategies. Consider kushners vivid descriptions, near the start of the book, of racing and motorcycling. Cera stars in the film playing a dual role both as virgin nerd nick twisp and nicks newly created, bad boy alternate personality francois. The year 2011 will go down in history as a year of youth revolt. Computer nerd nick twisp is quite wordy and verbose brainless beauty. Her statistical analysis of youth unemployment, youth labour force, demography, human development and educational systems problematizes the current challenges and obstacles of the. It may not entirely do its source material justice, but miguel artetas youth in revolt is a fun, funny comic romp that lets michael cera stretch a little and. The hilarious sequel to the cult favorite youth in revolt, now a major motion picture starring michael cera and justin long.
This book should be obligatory reading in all classrooms, most safely college classrooms. Youth in revolt there for you official music video. Throughout the year, beginning with the arab spring, protests, riots, and revolutions involving tens of millions of teenagers and twentysomethings have shaken the global political order. Payne, youth in revolt this the first paragraph written in nicks journal. The movie opens with nick masturbating beneath his bed sheets, after. With jeanlouis barrault, fabien loris, fernand ledoux, odette joyeux.
Youth in revolt chronicles the escalating backlash against dissent and peaceful protest while exposing a lack of governmental concern for societys most vulnerable populations. A bland sitcom that went unaired, youth in revolt perished, as did the next. A book shows explicit drawings of sexual positionsthese are later animated during a hallucination sequence. The broken is the title track for our debut record. The mood changed among the rebellious youth of the 1960s to favor a more responsible and realistic life, as this 1971 u. Henry giroux recently, american youths have demonstrated en masse about a variety of issues ranging from economic injustice and massive inequality to drastic cuts in. Altitude 3,200 aka youth in revolt asks the question and provides the premise of what would happen if a group of young peoplepoor, rich, discontented, bored were given an idyllic community in which to live. It humorously introduces nick and sets the tone for pretty much the whole book. During the 1960s, one age group of americans loomed larger than any other. Parents need to know that although youth in revolt stars teen fave michael cera, this isnt his typical goofysweet role. The r rating is for sexual content, language and drug use. Prodigal parents, the the revolt of the parents against the revolt of youth.
With michael cera, portia doubleday, jean smart, zach galifianakis. Youth in revolt provides examples of the alleged car. Girouxs new book, youth in revolt paradigm publishers, 2012. Youth in revolt is a comingofage comedy that puts a fresh and outrageous stamp on a tale of adolescent obsession and rebellion. This book, then roamed the campus of my school, and, inevitably disappeared. Well, the book must be something fantastic, then, because i was completely caught up in the. Thundering erection sheeni glances up from her book and looks over her shoulder at him. Youth in revolt is a 2009 american romantic comedydrama film directed by miguel arteta and written by gustin nash. The movie which is based on the samenamed novel by c. It would be effeminate even for john wayne, nick thinks. The journals of nick twisp is a 1993 epistolary novel by c. Paynes epistolary novel of the same name, the film stars michael cera and portia doubleday, with justin long, ray liotta, and steve buscemi in supporting roles. Payne keeps options open, towing his museum the new.
Digital history id 3336 during the 1960s, one age group of americans loomed larger than any other. In the wry and subversive further journals of nick twisp, we reunite with americas most literate teen diarist as he accidentally ignites criminal mayhem. O filme tem no elenco michael cera, 1 portia doubleday 2 e jean smart. Dimensions of the global youth revolt international. I havent read it, but i know some folks who swear its epic, and they felt that the youth in revolt movie was a nice try, but it didnt quite capture the aesthetic sprawl of the original. Its his selfabasing modesty that makes the movie work. Listen to the music, ost, score, list of songs and trailers. As his family splinters, worlds collide, and the police block. While his trailer trash parents teeter on the edge of divorce, nick twisp sets his sights on dream girl sheeni saunders, hoping that shell be the one to take away his virginity. Like john muir, i enter the wilderness with nothing more than my journal and a childlike sense of wonder. Six months in the life of the worlds most dangerous teenager.
Generally published as 3 separate books in europe, as were the u. Financial analysis of youth in revolt 2010 including budget, domestic and international box office gross, dvd and bluray sales reports, total earnings and profitability. Nicks dad preferred suitors are this andor the ditz after the divorce, especially embarrassing last name. Payne book starring michael cera, portia doubleday, zach galifianakis released by dimension films. Nicks dads bmw 318i is noted to be a rather cheap car antiquated linguistics. Their skepticism of corporate and bureaucratic authority, their strong emotional identification with the underprivileged, and their intense desire for stimulation and instant gratification shaped the nations politics, dress, music, and film. Payne, youth in revolt is the story of nick twisp a unique, but affable teen with a taste for the finer things in life like sinatra and fellini who falls hopelessly in love with the beautiful, freespirited sheeni saunders. Paynes first book in a series of bestselling satirical novels starring nick twisp, a sexually charged 14yearold whose. Youth in revolt is based on a much beloved novel by c. Youth in revolt the journals of nick twisp, book 1 audio. All 31 songs from youth in revolt 2009, with scene descriptions. Michael cera plays a lovesick teenager excuse his french.
Book has bumpingrubbing to the headbase of spine and lightly to one corner. The story is told in a picaresque fashion and makes heavy use of black humor and camp. Youth in revolt, which was directed by miguel arteta, and skillfully extracted by gustin nash from the novel by c. Youth in revolt script at the internet movie script database. Youth in revolt is the journals of nick twisp, californias most precocious diarist, whose ongoing struggles to make sense out of high school, deal with his divorced parents, and lose his virginity result in his transformation from an unassuming fourteenyearold to a modern youth in open revolt. Paperback, first broadway books trade paperback edition, 512 pages. I had read the movie tiein cover edition before that film was released and i fell in love immediately. Latest news about youth in revolt, starring michael cera, portia doubleday. Meet nick twisp, a lonely teen in oakland, california who aspires to a grander, more sexually fullfilling life. It is reprinted here with permission from the author. He knows how he feels, he knows what he wants, but hed need a map to get from a to b. The journals of nick twisp contains books i, ii, and iii.
Read by paul michael garcia youth in revolt brings us the journals of nick twisp, californias most precocious diarist, whose ongoing struggles to make sense out of high school, deal with his divorced parents, and lose his virginity result in his transformation from an unassuming fourteenyearold to a modern youth in open revolt. The book contains parts one through three of an elevenpart series the three sequential parts were published as three separate books. Youth in revolt 2010 trailers and clips as a fan of albert camus and jeanluc godard, teenage nick twisp michael cera is definitely out of his element when his mother and her boyfriend move. Youth in revolt, with michael cera as every role michael ceras. This novel takes its readers through a particularly eventful year in. And for those without the mental baggage of the book, youth in revolt is just a good, solid comedy. From this quote, one can infer the mischiefs and wild imagination that nick has and that later is involved with. A movie you should never, ever, go see with your parents. Youth in revolt 2009 soundtrack complete list of songs.1005 999 1515 900 407 407 1534 1019 425 1036 1329 1203 249 860 1628 818 574 54 741 829 1235 709 351 358 372 1311 1438 1003 1000 96 236 26 1243 1073