- 1h 36min
- Directed by: Jon Poll
- Written by: Gustin Nash
- Cast: Anton Yelchin, Kat Dennings, Robert Downey Jr, Tyler Hilton, Hope Davis
Teenager Charlie's a joker who manufactures fake IDs and deals his prescribed anti-depression drugs to his classmates, craving popularity to compensate for a fractured family life. Whilst robbed of any wider social resonance, this is an amusing enough take on the agonies of youth, and 'Charlie Bartlett' deserves a B+ for effort.
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Charlie Bartlett8 May 2008
DRAMA (15) 96min In a crafty move that befits its wheeler-dealer anti-hero, teen comedy Charlie Bartlett arrives on the coat-tails of the highly publicised Iron Man, which also features Robert Downey Jr. The star gives a pleasing supporting performance…
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