“Flipped” is a 2010 coming-of-age movie directed by Rob Reiner and based on the novel of the same name by Wendelin Van Draanen. The movie stars Madeline Carroll and Callan McAuliffe as Juli and Bryce, two children who grow up together and experience the ups and downs of first love.
The story is told through both Juli and Bryce’s perspectives, as they navigate their feelings towards each other and the world around them. Juli is an outgoing and confident girl who has had a crush on Bryce since she was a child. Bryce, on the other hand, is initially uninterested in Juli and tries to avoid her advances.
As the two characters grow older, their relationship begins to shift and they both start to see each other in a new light. The movie follows the pair as they struggle with peer pressure, family dynamics, and the complexities of growing up.
“Flipped” is a charming and nostalgic movie that captures the innocence and wonder of childhood. The movie is set in the 1960s, and the attention to detail in the production design and costumes helps to create a vivid sense of time and place.
The movie features strong performances from the young cast, especially Madeline Carroll and Callan McAuliffe, who have a natural chemistry and bring a sense of authenticity to their roles. The movie’s themes of love, friendship, and family are universal and relatable, making “Flipped” a heartwarming and enjoyable watch for viewers of all ages.
Duration: 90 min.