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Watch: Kat Dennings Has The Worst Last Year Of High School Ever In 'Daydream Nation' Trailer

Photo of Kevin Jagernauth By Kevin Jagernauth | The Playlist April 7, 2011 at 10:05AM

While Kat Dennings will be making her big screen leap into franchise fare this summer starring in "Thor," she's got another project on the way that's keeping her indie cred intact.
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While Kat Dennings will be making her big screen leap into franchise fare this summer starring in "Thor," she's got another project on the way that's keeping her indie cred intact.

"Daydream Nation" stars Dennings, Reece Thompson ("Ceremony"), Andie MacDowell and Josh Lucas and follows a disaffected high school senior (Dennings) who has an affair with a teacher (Lucas)—a teenage junkie and a serial killer come into play somewhere as well. The film did festival rounds last year to moderate buzz and the trailer is...well, it's ok. The film looks like it could be a decent enough diversion, and it seems to be unique story of a final year in high school and first love, but it will be interesting to see if all the elements pull together. So we'll give it a shot.

The film opens on April 15th in Canada and May 6th in the United States before landing on DVD on May 17th. Check out the trailer below. [via Collider]

This article is related to: Actors, Actresses, Josh Lucas, Kat Dennings


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