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For teen romance 'Paper Towns,' Jake Schreier draws from ... Scorsese?

For teen romance 'Paper Towns,' Jake Schreier draws from ... Scorsese?

The names of many different movies might come up if you're discussing "Paper Towns," the new millennial romance from the novelist and screenwriters behind last year's teen weepie "The Fault in Our Stars." "Casino" and "The Big Sleep" are not among them. Yet those reference points kept running through the mind of director Jake Schreier as he was making his new film, about a high-school senior (Nat Wolff) pining for a free-spirited neighbor (Cara Delevingne) after she disappears. "There is a mystery and a search and a femme fatale, so 'The Big Sleep' and 'The Long Goodbye' felt right," said Schreier, who...

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