Archived from on May 3, 2008. The movie explores peer pressure and cliques, and characters learn to move beyond such childish and conformist social groupings. Tweens may swoon but parents will just see a syrupy re-tread of set in a Beaufort, North Carolina high school. A teen boy is peer pressured by a group of popular teens who have been drinking and act drunk into jumping from a high distance into a body of water below, resulting in near-fatal injuries. When Landon decides he wants to take his activities seriously, he asks Jamie for help and begins to spend most of his time with her. When Landon decides he wants to take his activities seriously, he asks Jamie for help and begins to spend most of his time with her.
The two start a relationship, much to the chagrin of Landon's old popular friends and Jamie's strict reverend father. It was 1958, and Landon had already dated a girl or two. But he starts to like her, that he did not expect to do. In Beaufort, North Carolina, a prank on a student goes terribly wrong and puts the student in the hospital. Jamie's father is initially hesitant but agrees. By the end of filming, however, the symptoms were less obvious. Also participating in these activities is Jamie Sullivan, the reverend's daughter who has great ambitions and nothing in common with Landon.
Even when he knew she was sick, even when he knew that she might not make it, this man asked my sister to marry him. In opposition to his friends, he protects her and she eventually warms up to him again. But when Landon goes to the Rev. On his personal website, Sparks explains the decisions behind the differences. No boy had ever asked her out. And like Jamie, my sister got cancer.
Would teens be less likely to watch a coming-of-age movie not set in their time? She's a smart, nice girl, a reminder that one of the pleasures of the movies is to meet good people. I can say however, that A Walk to Remember was my favorite novel to write. While there, Jamie gives Landon a book that once belonged to her deceased mother and tells him that Landon is her angel. They relationship, much to the chagrin of Landon's old popular friends and Jamie's strict reverend father. Set in a small town during the 1950s, A Walk to Remember is the story of an only son of a wealthy family that finds true love with the most unexpected person.
There is a little of that here; Jamie is forbidden to date, for example, although there's more behind his decision than knee-jerk strictness. Landon has trouble with the play, so Jamie, agrees to help him on the condition that he won't fall in love with her, but Landon dismisses it as a foolish idea. The movie walks a fine line with the Peter Coyote character, whose church Landon attends. Teen Beat pin-ups and star as high school seniors Jamie and Landon. Those are small flaws in a touching movie. After one of their pranks seriously injures a boy, Landon's sentence is to tutor a disadvantaged kid, sweep up, and star in the school play! Landon would never have dreamed of it.
This was great, I give it a 10!!! Landon keeps running into Jamie, a plain, Bible-toting girl who always wears the same sweater and does not care what other people think about her. And participating in these activities is Jamie Sullivan, the reverend's daughter who has great ambitions and nothing in common with Landon. Synopsis In North Carolina especially in Beaufort a prank on a guy goes wrong and puts the student in the clinic. The soundtrack was re-released on October 21, 2003 as a special expanded edition and featured three songs that were not originally included on the first release of the soundtrack but were featured in the film. There's nothing here that anyone over the age of 15 hasn't seen a dozen times. Quiet and quaint, historic Beaufort provides the ideal setting for A Walk to Remember, and The Choice.
And it was well worth it. Both the book and film are dedicated to Danielle Sparks Lewis. However, due to time constraints, the sub-plot showing how he overcame his struggles could not be included in the film. Advertisement The singer , a natural beauty in both face and manner, stars as Jamie Sullivan, an outsider at school who is laughed at because she stands apart, has values, and always wears the same ratty blue sweater. He matures, learns to take responsibility, learns to treat others with respect. It is then that Landon asks her to marry him.
The runtime of A Walk to Remember is 101 minutes 01 hours 41 minutes. When Landon decides he wants to take his activities seriously, he asks Jamie for help and begins to spend most of his time with her. It was also the only novel that made me cry while writing. Landon Carter, a popular student with no defined plans for the future, is held responsible and forced to participate in after-school community service activities as punishment, which include starring as the lead in the school play. I could imagine some readers reaching the end and thinking, if that was the case, why the big build-up with her sickness? Carter, a famous student with no plans for the future, is held responsible and forced to join in after-school community service activities as consequence, which include starring as the lead in the play. Choosing the latter, Landon is further acquainted with Jamie Sullivan, the local minister's daughter. Some of the overly familiar situations include the plain girl who loosens her hair and turns out to be beautiful, the reunion with the estranged father, and that old favorite, movie star's disease, in which the actress becomes more beautiful as she gets sicker.