2012 – The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Paul as Bill Anderson
Directed by: Stephen Chbosky
Written by: Stephen Chbosky
Produced by: Lianne Halfon, Russell Smith, John Malkovich
Production year: 2011
Original release: September 21, 2012
Running time: 1 hour, 45 minutes
Other cast: Logan Lerman, Emma Watson, Ezra Miller
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Socially awkward teen Charlie (Logan Lerman) is a wallflower, always watching life from the sidelines, until two charismatic students become his mentors. Free-spirited Sam (Emma Watson) and her stepbrother Patrick (Ezra Miller) help Charlie discover the joys of friendship, first love, music and more, while a teacher sparks Charlie’s dreams of becoming a writer. However, as his new friends prepare to leave for college, Charlie’s inner sadness threatens to shatter his newfound confidence.