I was surprised at how well acted this film is. Sign in to vote. Learn more More Like This. It should be mentioned that the gang excluding Doug comes off like a slightly evil stupid version of the happy days crowd. Lee Page Fenella Woolgar
The main actor, Reedus, appears to do what he can with the source material while his BFF Lowe completely over acts in his also unoriginal role.
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There's nothing fancy here in way of cinematography, but anyone who enjoys films that handles heavy emotional issues in a nuanced, unforced way will find this film worthwhile. Alive and Kicking Edit Did You Know? Norman Reedus is fantastic, as is Chad Lowe. Aside from the huge problem with the closing tragedy, these kids leave evidence everywhere of their thefts, not to mention this is a small town and they pick really close neighbors. There was some bad acting but it certainly did not come from Norman Reedus who I hope to see more from soon!
We have kids yearning to get out of town not original, broken homes not original, and aimless pot-smoking partiers bend on destruction and theft of other people's properties not original. The Curiosity of Chance I enjoyed this quiet film. My hat's off to you. A well-acted film in which sympathetic and complex characters drive the story. KdogHeaven 7 January