An American Summer

  • 1991
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy, Drama

Set in a Southern California beach community during the summer of 1978, James Slocum's poignant and amusing debut feature bears an obvious resemblance to Mark Twain's Tom Sawyer, the classic coming-of-age tale set along the banks of the Mississippi River during the 1850s. Fourteen-year-old Tom Travis (Michael Landes) is a typical all-American boy of the...read more

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An American Summer - Official Trailer
03:47 — A boy raised in Chicago travels to Los Angeles to spend an eventful summer with his aunt.
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02:29 — As released by Collider: From the producer of American Pie and the director of American Pie 2 comes American Summer. After a summer internship (more…)
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02:48 — A funny, colorful, and surprisingly smart comedy, American Summer tells the story of Alex Sperling, Harvard-bound valedictorian, who loses his summer (more…)

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  • Released: 1991
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Set in a Southern California beach community during the summer of 1978, James Slocum's poignant and amusing debut feature bears an obvious resemblance to Mark Twain's Tom Sawyer, the classic coming-of-age tale set along the banks of the Mississippi River d… (more)

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