15-year-old freshman Charlie is a wallflower, always watching life from the sidelines, until two charismatic senior students become his mentors. Free-spirited Sam and her stepbrother Patrick help Charlie discover the joys of friendship, first love, music and more, while a teacher sparks Charlie's dreams of becoming a writer.

Directing:
  • Stephen Chbosky

Writing:
  • Stephen Chbosky

Stars:
Release Date: 2012-09-20
metacritic icon 8.7/10
themoviedb icon 7.8/10
  • Country: US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 103
  • Budget: $13,000,000
  • Revenue: $33,400,000