Adventureland
2009
Unable to afford the European vacation he'd dreamed of, recent college graduate James Brennan reluctantly takes a summer gig at an amusement park, only to learn that the dead-end job is excellent preparation for the real world.

Scott Hardie: “It ruled.”

We all had crappy summer jobs in college (my movie would be called Taco Bell), but Greg Mottola weaves enough fiction and period realism into his tale to make it a treasure. It's funny, and sweet, and sexy, but it should have skipped the epilogue.

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