What's the Difference between The Spectacular Now the Book and The Spectacular Now the Movie?


The Spectacular Now

Released: 2008
Author: Tim Tharp

The Spectacular Now

Released: 2013
Director: James Ponsoldt
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Sutter Keely
Sutter Keely
Portrayed by: Miles Teller
Aimee Finecky
Aimee Finecky
Portrayed by: Shailene Woodley
The Spectacular Now Book vs Movie
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In the Book In the Movie
   Sutter's friends have an intervention to tell him he is no good for Amy. It doesn't happen.
   Sutter calls Cassidy and she tells him she is on her way to New Mexico with Marcus. She tells him at graduation that she is going to Los Angeles.
   Sutter has multiple ex girlfriends that he talks about. He has a strong friendship with Dan and a ongoing strain in his relationship with Ricky. This doesn't happen.
   Sutter tells Amy that he can't go to College with her because he failed algebra and has to go to summer school. He tells her to go ahead and set things up and he will meet her. They plan to go, but he doesn't show up leaving her to go without him.
   Sutter goes to the bar after Amy leaves and makes the bar have a good time and they become his friends. They tell him he is a hero for letting Amy go. He goes to a bar and drinks sadly with another drunk.
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