Try Seventeen

Try Seventeen Jones Dillon (Elijah Wood) is a young writer who is living on his own for the first time. Jones continually writes letters to the father he has never met, while his mother Blanche (Elizabeth Perkins) resides in Texas. Enrolled in college, he quickly abandons the stifling dormitory setting and eventually his classes as well. He finds an apartment in an old building in the city and befriends his neighbours. The place is filled with colourful artists and other nonconformist types. Jones get romantically involved with struggling actres Lisa (Mandy Moore) and photographer Jane (Franka Potenta). He buys furniture from Ma Mabley (Debbie Harry) and proceeds to try and lose his virginity while searching for his absent father.

13 No persons under 13 (Language, Sex)
90 minutes


CastElijah Wood, Franka Potente, Mandy Moore, Chris William Martin, Aaron Pearl, Deborah Harry, Elizabeth Perkins
DirectorJeffrey Porter
Formats VHS
SA DistributorNu Metro

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