Craig asks Nia to his room, where she tries to seduce him. Later, when Craig has an interview with the head physician, Dr. He is I came across this movie the other day on TV and watched it.
Bobby reveals to Craig that he is a father of a little girl and that he is actually in the ward for attempting to commit suicide six times.
That night, Craig arranges with one of the staff for a pizza party, promising to pay the cost, so the patients can say goodbye to him and Bobby, both of whom are being discharged the following day.
The characters were all well written, and I really feel the fact that the author had been in a mental hospital before showed through the vivid descriptions of the place and types of people you may see there.
I laughed a few times as well. Even the most together person in the world can suddenly become depressed and the stigma attached to mental illness is something that infuriates me. Craig tells Bobby that they should meet again after they are discharged, which Bobby considers, and thanks Craig for changing his outlook on life.
Upset, Noelle storms off leaving behind a self-portrait that she had planned to give Craig. The chances of two teens put into an adult ward and falling in love are just so bad. Luckily, instead, he calls a suicide hotline, but then he shocks his family when he checks himself into a mental hospital.
Plot[ edit ] After contemplating suicide by jumping off the Brooklyn Bridgeyear-old Craig Gilner decides to go to the hospital to seek help. Only problem is that the teen ward is closed down so he is forced to live with the adult patients and meets an interesting group of people. At the party, Craig plays the record, which is Egyptian music, bringing Muqtada out of his room.
He learns that no matter how bad you think your life is, there is always someone worse off. One night, Nia suddenly stops by to visit Craig, revealing that she and Aaron have broken up. Later, Craig and Noelle attend a painting session for the patients.
Sometimes you have to get all the way to the bottom of the barrel before you can get back to the top. There, while Craig is trying to finally work up the courage to ask her out, Noelle takes the initiative and asks him, then they kiss afterwards.
She is impressed by Craig and leaves him a note to meet with her that night. Craig is introduced to Bobby, an adult patient who claims he is only there on vacation, as he takes Craig under his wing.
He had a great family with supportive parents and a beautiful little sister.Oct 08, · Watch video · Kind of nice that Hollywood can still offer a non-commercial, very moving film like this one 9 November | by Amy Adler – See all my reviews Craig (Keir Gilchrist) is depressed/10(K). It's Kind of a Funny Story is a American comedy-drama film written and directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, an adaptation of Ned Vizzini's novel of the same name.
The film stars Keir Gilchrist, Zach Galifianakis, Emma Roberts, and Viola Davis. This Study Guide consists of approximately 41 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of It's Kind of a Funny Story.
Although it takes place over a short period of time, It's Kind of a Funny Story is a coming-of-age. Transcript of It's Kind of a Funny Story - Tech Project ENG It's Kind of a Funny Story is about Craig Gilner, a fifteen year old teenager who suffers from depression.
love, and friendship hold great roles in his life, which helps him to not walk his world alone. Thesis Statement: In It’s Kind of a Funny Story, Vizzini displays the. It's Kind of a Funny Story hasratings and 9, reviews. Ambitious New York City teenager Craig Gilner is determined to succeed at life - which /5.
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