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"Love is a force you can't control."
  • PG-13
  • 2008
  • 1 hr 35 min
  • 7.4  (37,259)

Keith is a coming-of-age dramatic romance film released in 2008. The movie is directed by Todd Kessler and stars Elisabeth Harnois, Jesse McCartney, Margo Harshman in lead roles. The story revolves around two high school students, Natalie Anderson and Keith Zetterstrom. The film starts with Natalie’s narration revealing that Keith is dead.

Natalie is a model student who has always followed the rules and has been preparing to attend Duke University, her dream college. On the other hand, Keith is a high school dropout who has no interest in attending college. Despite having different outlooks on life, the pair eventually crosses paths when Keith is forced to attend Natalie's school after his mother’s job transfer.

Keith is mysterious, charming, and possesses a charisma that Natalie finds intriguing. Gradually they develop a romantic relationship, which seems like an unusual pairing as Natalie's friends and family couldn't see what she saw in Keith. However, they quickly bond over music as Keith introduces Natalie to Jazz.

Throughout the movie, Natalie is academically ambitious and focused on scoring good grades, while Keith is a free spirit with no plans for the future. Despite the differences in their life goals, Keith's influence on Natalie's life makes her more spontaneous and adventurous.

As Natalie's relationship with Keith deepens, she uncovers a deeper and darker side of him. Keith has a tragic history that he has chosen to keep hidden. Natalie tries to help him overcome his anger and bitterness, but it turns out to be a difficult task. She challenges him to be better and become the person she thinks he can be.

Towards the end of the film, the story takes an unexpected turn which changes both Natalie and Keith's life forever. As Natalie uncovers more secrets, she questions whether their relationship can survive.

The film's cinematography is stunning, and the background score adds to the movie's overall allure. Jesse McCartney's portrayal of Keith's character adds a certain depth to the movie that makes it worth watching. Elisabeth Harnois's portrayal of Natalie Anderson is also commendable. Margo Harshman's character portrayal of Courtney, Natalie's best friend, adds humor to the movie's emotional storyline.

The film's message is relatable and impactful. It conveys the message that life is not always predictable or easy, and sometimes things don't go as planned. It also highlights the importance of relationships and how they can influence a person's life.

To conclude, Keith is a beautiful and poignant movie that appeals to both teenage and adult audiences. It celebrates friendships and relationships amidst the complexities of life. The movie's cinematography, background score, and exceptional acting make it a must-watch for anyone who loves a good romantic drama.

Keith is a 2008 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 35 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.4.

Where to Watch Keith
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    7.4  (37,259)