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Eighth Grade (2018) Movie Information

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Bo Burnham


Josh Hamilton
Elsie Fisher
Emily Robinson
Missy Yager
Greg Crowe
Deborah Unger





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Kayla has lived through nearly a year of a disastrous eighth grade year. As we follow her through her last week in middle school before summer, we live her life in all its painful glory. -- Chris Kavan

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09/29/2018 (1 of 1 found this helpful)

Seeing the World Through Different Eyes

No matter the medium - books, video games, film, I have found that the ones that stick with me the most are those that do the best job of crafting a compelling story from the point-of-view of a character that may be completely opposite of myself, but presenting it in such a way that feels organic, natural and just plain real.

Bo Burnham has done that with Eighth Grade and Elsie Fisher (who literally graduated from eighth grader herself, weeks before shooting this film) is perfectly cast as Kayla, the every-day teen just trying to get by in a social media-obsessed world. Fisher gives the most natural performance I have seen in a long time, whether it's in the relationship with her dad (played by Josh Hamilton), her attempt at crafting meaningful self-help vblogs or just simply trying to...

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