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Me Before You (2016)

PG | | Drama, Romance | 3 June 2016 (Canada)
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A girl in a small town forms an unlikely bond with a recently-paralyzed man she's taking care of.

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Lou Clark knows lots of things. She knows how many footsteps there are between the bus stop and home. She knows she likes working in The Buttered Bun tea shop and she knows she might not love her boyfriend Patrick. What Lou doesn't know is she's about to lose her job or that knowing what's coming is what keeps her sane. Will Traynor knows his motorcycle accident took away his desire to live. He knows everything feels very small and rather joyless now and he knows exactly how he's going to put a stop to that. What Will doesn't know is that Lou is about to burst into his world in a riot of color. And neither of them knows they're going to change each other for all time. Written by nattattck-11

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Live boldly.

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Drama | Romance

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Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$18,723,269, 5 June 2016, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$56,245,075

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$207,945,075
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Trivia

In the week following the release of the trailer for the film, the book went from #141 to #3 on USA TODAY's Best-Selling Books List. See more »

Goofs

It looks in the film as if Will has tried to cut his wrists in a suicide attempt, though this would be physically impossible to do this due to his quadriplegia. It is in fact explained in the book that he ran himself in his wheelchair into a sharp edge multiple times. See more »

Quotes

Will Traynor: You are pretty much the only thing that makes me wanna get up in the morning.
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Connections

References Todo sobre mi madre (1999) See more »

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Happy with Me
Written by Louis Diller & Liz Nistico (as Elizabeth Nistico)
Performed by Holychild
Courtesy of Glassnote Entertainment Group
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Amazing
3 July 2016 | by See all my reviews

I loved this movie. It stayed very true to the book and I love the book. I think Emilia Clarke was born to play her. I feel like she was just playing herself cause she has a personality like that in real life. It was pure joy to watch her play Lou. The expressions she makes, the way she talks and most of all, her amazing clothes! I loved every single outfit she wore. This film made me laugh and it made me very emotional, just like the book. I think Sam Claflin was also born to play Will. They had an amazing chemistry throughout the entire film and the rest of the cast is also spot on. There are of course some parts from the book that were left out but nonetheless, this film was still amazing. I also want to point out that the soundtrack of the movie is amazing as well.


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