“I Melt with You” is a 2011 drama film directed by Mark Pellington. The movie follows the lives of four college friends, played by Thomas Jane, Jeremy Piven, Rob Lowe, and Christian McKay, who reunite for a weekend getaway in Big Sur, California. However, the weekend takes a dark turn as they confront their personal demons and engage in reckless behavior.
The film received mixed reviews from critics, with some praising the strong performances and emotional depth, while others criticized the excessive and gratuitous nature of some of the scenes. The movie also faced controversy due to its depiction of drug use and risky behavior, with some critics accusing it of glorifying such behavior. Despite the mixed reception, “I Melt with You” has gained a cult following over the years and remains a notable entry in the careers of its cast and crew.
Duration: 129 min.