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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1991. High school freshman Charlie is a wallflower, always watching life from the sidelines, until two senior students, Sam and her stepbrother Patrick, become his mentors, helping him discover the joys of friendship, music and love.

MPAA Rating PG-13

Status Released

Release Date 2012-09-20

Runtime 103 minutes

Budget $13m

Revenue $33m


TMDB 7.8


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dezjaron_dorsey shared a tip "This is a great movie with a lot of feels."

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wallflowerashley shared a tip "I relate to Charlie in a lot of ways! One of my favorite movies, Stephen Chbosky is amazing💝"

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jeff_gallashaw_ shared a tip "I will admit it’s hard for me to make it to the end of the film without crying or at least tearing up"

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gennibean shared a tip "This movie is so good!"

lily_3365 shared a tip "This movie was a good movie for a relaxing day. Recommend it!"

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IconicMisfit shared a tip "One of the rare occasions when I like the book AND the movie"

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wyatt_crawford shared a tip "It's a really good movie for teens but of course the book is better."

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hadyn_kinder shared a tip "a depression classic for me"

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carisa_haber shared a tip "It gets very sad near the end but it was an amazing story and I will definitely watch again! 10/10"

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Zfinlay500 shared a tip "This was just a fantastic movie! I’m so sad it’s leaving Netflix."

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dumbsums shared a tip "I actually haven't read the book, but I'm soon going to."

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random_5931 shared a tip "The ending when charlie is in the back of the truck on the bridge"

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ed_rector shared a tip "Wow! Amazing movie! I had no idea."

gianna_arcuri shared a tip "one of my favorite movies right now. i’m obsessed"

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libby_rossi shared a tip "this is my absolute favorite movie"

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savanah_moorer shared a tip "I love this movie. Fell in love with this movie"

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vema_nani shared a tip "One of the perfect portrayal of emotions in teens."

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clay_harris shared a tip "This movie makes you think about high school from a different perspective. It's a movie that'll make you sad"

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dalila_carrilo shared a tip "It is my all time favorite movie! 100% recomend for a teenager!"

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betsy_sandoval shared a tip "My favorite"

alexis_kofluk shared a tip "It is an amazing movie and it really makes you think! Very inspirational"

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eesh shared a tip "so i watched this last night and it made me cry twice... but i loved it and would probably watch it again"

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brionna_francis shared a tip "Ultimate Classic for me!"

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bailey_zobel shared a tip "Favorite movie. The ending makes me sob every time."

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caitlyn_evans_9533 shared a tip "Great movie!!"

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cynthia_chalmers shared a tip "Sometimes being the weirdo is exactly where you need to be"

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red_cup shared a tip "It’s an amazing movie you should watch this"

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cahasmith shared a tip "This movie made me feel warm inside. A perfect coming of age movie."

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deanistired shared a tip "Very sweet teen flick!"

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kessa_stephenson-taylor shared a tip "Movie follows the book very well, both are amazing."

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basant_kalathoki shared a tip "Opp"

yadi_1220 shared a tip "Love the message throughout the movie!!! It hit home..."

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halley_powell shared a tip "Such a teen classic, in a way like a modern breakfast club"

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caitlyn_boyd_febuary shared a tip "I havent watched it yet but I want to I have heard great stuff about it"

nicole_chertok shared a tip "The ending was kind of confusing ngl"

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simone_f. shared a tip "Another one of my favourite books that became a movie :)"

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brooke_van_de_burg shared a tip "I cried so hard"

tessa_29 shared a tip "I love this movie everytime i watch it im in tears by the end 💕!"

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anna_giannicchi shared a tip "Watched this recently, very nice"

marcy_smith_1281 shared a tip "Cute and relatable."

andrew_9149 shared a tip "Great movie"

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miley_j shared a tip "I don't know but this is a great movie!"

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randal_van_nevel shared a tip "This movie really makes you want to live life not for anyone but you"

damaris_flores_3919 shared a tip "So good"

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elizabeth_stills shared a tip "We accept the love we think we deserve"

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j.m.haynes shared a tip "The acting in this movie we superb! Great cast. Emotionally moving. Hopeful and healing message."

chance_104 shared a tip "I love it so much but when I say it mad me cry on a different leVel I cant 😂😂"

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nick_keller_2747 shared a tip "My Favorite Movie🙂"

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deleted_user_1608188500652 shared a tip "Rewatched again recently and it definitely holds up."

josh_1005 shared a tip "Didn’t expect anything but **** almost made me cry 😂"

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audrianna_garcia shared a tip "Idk I haven’t watched the movie 🥺"

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isaiah_swetland shared a tip "Great for teenagers and coming of age teens, goes through experiences that most teens go through"

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dazani_szewcik shared a tip "Its kinda depressing but its good"

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quentin_jackson shared a tip "Help me understand how to apreshate the small stuff in life"

haily_cocolan shared a tip "Funny sweet and really fun and intresting🤍"

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allison_chauvin shared a tip "No I have not sadly. I am looking for a new novel so I might look into it."

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lizett_davila shared a tip "Best movie"

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bailey_webb_4522 shared a tip "it was just beautiful. i loved the romance and i loved the storyline"

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caroline_richardson_1192 shared a tip "It’s fun and quirky but it also has a lot of emotion in it too"

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zabella_benitez shared a tip "It’s such a sweet movie I’ve watched it at least 5 times in the past year."

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megan_freeberg shared a tip "Visually poetic."

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