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❶But then the life spans started getting longer, and people started having more and more future, and so they spent more time thinking about it. The first shall be last; the last shall be first; the meek shall do some earth-inheriting.

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I'm a big believer in random capitalization. The rules of capitalization are so unfair to words in the middle. It's a shame, don't you think? All the strings inside him broke. Everything's uglier up close. Margo always loved mysteries. And in everything that came afterward, I could never stop thinking that maybe she loved mysteries so much that she became one. I heard someone say she was in the resurrection of a play on Broadway.

I heard another person say She was giving surfing lessons off the coast of the Bahamas. She loved mysteries so much, that she became one. You have to get lost before you find yourself. What if it's Margo? What if it is literally anything else? It's a shame, don't you think? All the strings inside him broke.

All the paper kids drinking beer some bum bought for them at the paper convenience store. Everyone demented with the mania of owning things. All the things paper-thin and paper-frail.

And all the people, too. I've lived here for eighteen years and I have never once in my life come across anyone who cares about anything that matters. Margo always loved mysteries. And in everything that came afterward, I could never stop thinking that maybe she loved mysteries so much that she became one.

Through their mutual love of music, the estranged duo learn to reconnect. A young man and woman decide to take their friendship to the next level without becoming a couple, but soon discover that adding sex only leads to complications. A clean-cut high school student relies on the school's rumor mill to advance her social and financial standing. After taking him on an all-night adventure through their hometown, Margo suddenly disappears - leaving behind cryptic clues for Quentin to decipher.

The search leads Quentin and his quick-witted friends on an exhilarating adventure that is equal parts hilarious and moving. Ultimately, to track down Margo, Quentin must find a deeper understanding of true friendship - and true love. Written by 20th Century Fox.

It's the kind of film that feels like it was written by an adolescent girl cherrypicking reblogged Tumblr quotes from her wall to suffice as the theme for the film. It's the kind of film you'll love if you find the idea of "getting lost to find yourself" a profound concept. She is defined by her absent gazes into the world, her love for "random capitalization" in her writing because "the rules are so unfair to the letters in the middle of words," and her statements about her town, Orlando, Florida, being a paper town with "paper houses and paper people.

However, the two have significantly drifted since their youthful days of innocence, until one night when Margo climbs into his window and says that she has nine things to do that night and needs a getaway driver. Stunned that the love of his life has waltzed through his window for the first time in years, Quentin takes Margo and peels off in his minivan to exact revenge on Margo's cheating boyfriend and her friends who didn't help her in her time of need. Upon having the greatest night of his life, Quentin wakes up the next morning and sees Margo isn't at school that day, and eventually, notices she's missing the entire week.

Her parents aren't concerned, for Margo does this a lot, but Quentin and his friends - the incessant Ben Austin Abrams and the geeky "Radar" Justice Smith - begin to uncover clues as to why Margo may have disappeared and where to. With that, the three teens, including Margo's best friend Lacey Halston Sage and Radar's girlfriend Angela Jaz Sinclair , try to track down her whereabouts.

Its themes are all rehashed to the point of breeding contempt and its characters, particularly Margo, are so broadly drawn that they work against the film, which is clearly trying to breathe that fabled freshness into the teen film genre it always feels like Quentin's going to stop the film with his narration saying the dreaded "this isn't your average teen movie" line.

Strangely, though, the most contemptible character throughout this whole film is Margo for more reasons than her empty personality. She's the kind of person who thinks it's okay to drop her friends and family without giving them any inkling as to what's wrong with her because she's trying to find herself.

Finally, when somebody does something for her, particularly Quentin, she takes it with a grain of salt and goes about selfishly trying to advance herself rather than consider what she means to others. She's on the verge of growing up and being Amy Schumer's Amy character from "Trainwreck," a contemptible, lost soul who takes advantage of people she meets. Furthermore, the humor of "Paper Towns" is another thing that's frustrating. One moment, the film is trying to wow you with a "deep" dialogue about what lies beneath the surface of people, and the next, a character accidentally spills a can in which he urinated into all over himself and his friends.

Once more, this is a film that's trying to be one thing but can't escape what it ultimately is: However, don't fault the cast here, for they clearly give it their best shot. Their energy and charisma bring to life more than writers Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber who wrote "The Spectacular Now," a film you should see instead of this one do. Nat Wolff, an actor I've consistently admired for his good-natured, everyboy appearance and personality, does strong work here in that realm and is assisted by capable performers like Smith and Sage Delevingne would likely be better if she had a character to play.

On top of that, unlike "The Fault in Our Stars," which was burdened by sentimentality and cringeworthy attempts at a perceived coolness, "Paper Towns" winds up being precisely what it didn't want to be - a paper film. Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

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