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  • 12A
  • Drama, Romance
  • 2010

Dear John

Dear John


Amanda Seyfriend and Channing Tatum star in a weepie romantic drama about a separated young couple who communicate by letter.

Critic's Review

Adapted from a best-selling novel by Nicholas Sparks (The Notebook, A Walk To Remember), it tells the tale of John Tyree (Channing Tatum), a Marine back in North Carolina to visit his troubled father (Richard Jenkins). One day at the beach John encounters Savannah Curtis (Amanda Seyfried) an impossibly idealistic student. The pair soon become inseparable, which is a shame since John must return to his unit. Unable to see one another regularly, the couple enter into an epic correspondence.

Cast & Connections

  • Actor: Henry Thomas, Channing Tatum, Amanda Seyfried, Richard Jenkins
  • Director: Lasse Hallstrom
  • Producer: Ryan Kavanaugh, Marty Bowen, Wyck Godfrey
  • Composer: Ryan Kavanaugh

Dear John was such a hit that it managed to knock Avatar off the top of the US box office chart. If The Notebook is your favourite movie, Dear John could end up being your second favourite movie.

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