The First Time

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  • PG-13
  • 2012
  • 1 hr 38 min
  • 6.8  (73,362)
  • 55

The First Time is a teen romantic comedy-drama written and directed by Jon Kasdan. The movie tells the story of Dave Hodgman (Dylan O'Brien), an awkward high school senior who has secretly been in love with a girl named Jane Harmon (Victoria Justice) for years. One night, while hanging out at a party, he meets a spunky and confident junior named Aubrey Miller (Britt Robertson). The two strike up a conversation, and they quickly realize they share a deep connection.

Over the course of the weekend, Dave and Aubrey spend time together, discussing their dreams and fears, and getting to know each other in ways they never thought possible. While their feelings for each other start to grow into something more, they have to navigate the complexities of their respective romances with Jane and Aubrey's older boyfriend, Ronny (James Frecheville).

The movie explores the ups and downs of young love, as Dave and Aubrey navigate the awkwardness and uncertainty of their first romantic experience. They help each other deal with their anxieties and insecurities, and they learn that sometimes, love can be messy, heartbreaking, and unpredictable.

Dylan O'Brien's portrayal of Dave is charming and relatable, capturing the awkwardness and vulnerability of a teenage boy falling in love for the first time. Britt Robertson is equally impressive as Aubrey, delivering a performance that is both nuanced and heartfelt.

In addition to the excellent performances by O'Brien and Robertson, the movie features a strong supporting cast that includes familiar faces like Craig Roberts, Christine Taylor, and Molly C. Quinn. Kasdan's directing is also worth noting, as he brings a sharp wit and emotional honesty to the material.

The First Time is a coming-of-age story that perfectly captures the joys and sorrows of first love. It's a funny, sweet, and honest romantic movie that will resonate with anyone who has ever felt the pangs of young love. Whether you're a teenager just starting to explore your romantic feelings or an adult looking back on your own first love, The First Time is a movie that will leave you feeling nostalgic and hopeful.

The First Time is a 2012 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 38 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.8 and a MetaScore of 55.

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    6.8  (73,362)
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