The Spectacular Now was refreshing, to say the least. Shailene Woodley and Miles Teller were phenomenal in their performances. However, as realistic as the movie attempted to be, there were still a few things about it that didn't quite resonate with my life.
It's the rare teenager who can see beyond tomorrow. While they may worry about the future, they tend to live in the moment because, among other things, they feel immortal and most have little evidence to the contrary.
As your time in Park City stretches on, you enter a sort of cinematic fatigue where all the films you've seen start blending into one gigantic bowl of indie chow mein. When you do get some sleep, the good films rise to the surface of your snow-battered consciousness.