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Sundance 2013: Teen romance 'Spectacular Now' bought by A24
Sundance 2013: Teen romance 'Spectacular Now' bought by A24

PARK CITY, Utah -- "The Spectacular Now," one of the only dramatic films to premiere to a strong response at this year's Sundance Film Festival so far, will soon be seen outside of this mountain town. In the wee hours of Monday morning, newly formed distributor A24 announced that it had acquired the teen romance that features "The Descendants" star Shailene Woodley, 21, and up-and-comer Miles Teller, 25. The movie, directed by "Smashed" filmmaker James Ponsoldt, stars Woodley as a squeaky-clean high school senior who falls for her hard-partying classmate. Early reviews have hailed the performances of the young stars, with the Hollywood...