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The Rules of Attraction (2002)

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James Van Der Beek James Van Der Beek
Sean Bateman
Shannyn Sossamon Shannyn Sossamon
Lauren Hynde
Kip Pardue Kip Pardue
Ian Somerhalder Ian Somerhalder
Paul Denton
Joel Michaely Joel Michaely
Jay Baruchel Jay Baruchel

Written by
Roger Avary Roger Avary


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8 years, 8 months ago at Sep 10 15:59
1 vote
by Dane Youssef


Roger Avary's "The Rules Of Attraction" is a look at the "experimentation" of college life. Alcoholism, drug abuse, suicide and sexual escapades.

That's not to say that the movie is all about--oh wait, it pretty much is. There are a few moments of outside "experimentation," but it is mostly a... read more


7 years ago at May 13 14:40
1 vote
I don't know what I expected from this movie, but in my eyes it just wasn't that good. I'd probably forget all about it in a month if it wasn't for writing this review of my thoughts on it. It definitely had some funny parties, a great amount of nudity, and stays true to how college is like. It has its moments but just doesn't seem to hold together in my opinion. American Psycho is one of my favor... read more

What are the rules?

9 years, 4 months ago at Jan 21 6:49
1 vote
The rules actually do not exist. All in your head. Nobody really knows anybody. So get real!
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Description: Camden College. Sean Bateman (James Van Der Beek) is the younger brother of depraved Wall Street broker Patrick Bateman. He's also a drug dealer who owes a lot of money to "fellow" dealer Rupert Guest (Clifton Collins, Jr.), as well as a well-known womanizer, for he sleeps with nearly half of the female population on campus. Lauren Hynde (Shannyn Sossamon) is, technically, a virgin. She's saving herself for her shallow boyfriend, Victor Johnson (Kip Pardue), who's left the States to backpack across Europe. Her slutty roommate, Lara (Jessica Biel), has the hots for Victor as well. Paul Denton (Ian Somerhalder), who used ... (more)
Release date: 11 October 2002
UPC: 031398822721
Tags: Drama (13), Drugs (10), Suicide (8), 2000s (7), Sex (5), College (5), Comedy (4), Party (4), 2002 (4), (4), Adaptation (3), Bisexual (3), Suicide Attempt (3), Nonlinear Timeline (3), Love Triangle (3), Narrative (3), Unrequited Love (2), Cocaine (2), Nose Bleed (2), Gay Kiss (2)
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