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  • R
  • 2019
  • 1 hr 24 min
  • 5.8  (111)

Wallflower is an indie drama film directed and co-written by Jagger Gravning. It stars David Call, Atsuko Okatsuka, and Conner Marx in lead roles. The movie follows the story of a man named Sean (David Call) who is struggling with social anxiety disorder and depression. Sean is a talented but introverted tech worker who has trouble interacting with his colleagues and the people around him. Sean's life takes a turn when he meets Meshi (Atsuko Okatsuka), a Japanese artist, and her boyfriend Cassidy (Conner Marx).

Sean becomes fascinated with Meshi and starts following her and Cassidy around the city. He starts to form a friendship with Meshi and develops a creative bond with her. Sean's journey of self-discovery unfolds against the backdrop of Seattle's burgeoning music and art scenes. His interactions with new people and his growing relationship with Meshi help him come out of his shell and confront his fears.

The film explores themes of mental health, creativity, relationships, and self-discovery. The characters are all complex and well-written, with each one dealing with their own struggles and conflicts. David Call shines in his portrayal of Sean, bringing nuance and subtlety to a character that could have easily been reduced to a caricature. Atsuko Okatsuka brings charm and charisma to Meshi, making her a compelling and likable character.

Cinematographer Adam Lee does an excellent job of capturing the mood and atmosphere of Seattle's underground scene, with artful shots of graffiti, street performers, and music venues. The film's soundtrack is also noteworthy, featuring original music from local Seattle artists.

While Wallflower may not be a film for everyone, it is a thoughtful and engaging character study that explores important issues in a thoughtful and nuanced way. It is a story about the power of human connection and the transformative nature of art. For anyone who has ever felt like an outsider or struggled with mental health issues, this film is sure to resonate deeply.

Wallflower is a 2019 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 24 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.8.

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Wallflower is available to watch free on Plex, Tubi TV and Kanopy. It's also available to stream, download and buy on demand at Apple TV and Google Play. Some platforms allow you to rent Wallflower for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.
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    1 hr 24 min
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    5.8  (111)