Watch Here on Earth
- 1 hr 36 min
Here on Earth is a 2000 film that stars Leelee Sobieski, Josh Hartnett, Chris Klein, Michael Rooker, Annette O'Toole, Bruce Greenwood and Elaine Hendrix. The story is about a young teenaged girl name Samantha or Sam as everyone in town calls her. Chris Klein portrays a young man named Kelvin Morse who everyone refers to as Kelley. He is from a well to do family and his mother committed suicide. His family has a home in Boston and he likes it there. Josh Hartnett portrays another young man named Jasper Arnold. He is from a middle class family and he enjoys being around Samantha. Both are very cocky and arrogant. One day he and Kelley decide to race each other in their cars. The race goes wrong and they crash into Samantha's mom and dad's restaurant. The two are told that they have to do all of the repairs on the restaurant themselves to serve out their punishment. Jasper is dating Samantha and this is common knowledge in the town. Jasper is a nice guy and Samantha likes him but she is drawn to Kelley. She begins seeing him and does not tell anyone. The two bond and he even invites her to go to Boston with him. He confides in her about his mother and the two spend a lot of time together. Jasper's father wants Kelley to go to college early and break up with Samantha. He feels pressured to obey him because of the financial and emotional strings involved. Samantha begins to suffer issues with her leg. Her parents take her to a physician and the prognosis is not good. She is given just a few months to live and she and Kelley are devastated. Kelly makes the tough choice to stay in the town with Samantha and be there for her as she is dying.