Metropolitan (1990)

Director
Whit Stillman

Main cast
Edward Clements; Chris Eigeman; Taylor Nichols; Carolyn Farina; Isabel Gillies

Genres
Comedy, Drama

Description
A sparkling comedic chronicle of a middle-class young man’s romantic misadventures among New York City’s debutante society. Stillman’s deft, literate dialogue and hilariously highbrow observations earned this debut film an Academy Award nomination for Best Original Screenplay. Alongside the wit and sophistication, though, lies a tender tale of adolescent anxiety.


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