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The Rules of Attraction (2002)

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Stevo Polyi Stevo Polyi
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Bryan Watkins Bryan Watkins
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Aurora Snow Aurora Snow
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Adam Robitel Adam Robitel
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Paul Oakenfold Paul Oakenfold
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Jesse Heiman Jesse Heiman
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Tara Kleinpeter Tara Kleinpeter
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Alexis Krause Alexis Krause
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Written by
Roger Avary Roger Avary
(screenplay)


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"IF THIS IS THE COLLEGE EXPERIENCE..."

11 years, 1 month ago at Sep 10 15:59
1 vote
by Dane Youssef


"... CONSIDER TRADE SCHOOL"


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

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9 years, 5 months 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?

11 years, 9 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 (12), Drugs (10), Suicide (8), 2000s (6), College (5), (4), 2002 (4), Comedy (4), Party (4), Adaptation (3), Nonlinear Timeline (3), Love Triangle (3), Suicide Attempt (3), Narrative (3), Unrequited Love (2), Cocaine (2), Nose Bleed (2), Gay Kiss (2)
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" Notes: It has been a while since I have seen this flick and I will definitely re-watch it whenever I get the opportunity. The saddest thing about this flick is that it was Roger Avary only 2nd directing effort after a 20 long years and I hope the guy will come up some day with something new (apparently, he did release a new movie in 2019 but it was barely seen and it didn't get much love). I thought that his directing debut ‘Killing Zoe’ was really solid but this second directing effort re"


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