The film is presented in a nonlinear narrative. Throughout the film, the present timeline is intercut with the story of how Dean and Cindy became involved. The following is a linear summary of the plot.
Dean is a young hopeless romantic high school dropout, working for a moving company in Brooklyn. Cindy is an aspiring doctor studying pre-med, living with her constantly fighting parents and caring for her grandmother in Pennsylvania. She is also dating a fellow student named Bobby. During intercourse one day, Bobby didn't use protection causing an angered Cindy to break up with him. Dean and Cindy meet at her grandmother's nursing home while Dean is delivering a new resident's furniture. He gives her his number but she never calls. They coincidentally meet again on a bus and begin dating shortly afterwards. The two fall deeply in love and soon after, a jealous Bobby finds out and beats Dean up. Read more on Wikipedia.
|Produced By:||Alex Orlovsky, Doug Dey, Carrie Fix, Michelle Williams, Ryan Gosling, Jack Lechner, Scott Osman, Jamie Patricof, Rena Ronson, Cassian Elwes, Lynette Howell Taylor, Mark Brooke|
|Directed By:||Derek Cianfrance|
|Written By:||Cami Delavigne, Joey Curtis, Derek Cianfrance|
|Cast:||Mike Vogel, Ian Bonner, John Doman, Robert Russell, Maryann Plunkett, Jack Parshutich, Michelle Williams, Ryan Gosling, Enid Graham, Michelle Nagy, Faith Wladyka, Alan Malkin, James Benatti, Carey Westbrook, Samii Ryan, Eileen Rosen, Mark Benginia, Ashley Gurnari, Robert Eckard, Tamara Torres, Timothy Liveright, Ben Shenkman, Jen Jones, Marshall Johnson, Corey Sullivan, Melvin Jurdem, Barbara Troy, Joseph Basile|
|In Theaters:||Jan 28, 2011|
|Runtime:||1 hour 52 minutes|
|Production:||Incentive Filmed Entertainment, Silverwood Films, Hunting Lane Films|
|Available On:||Amazon, Itunes, Netflix, Vudu|