Thursday, January 16, 2020

"Stargirl" On Disney+

"Stargirl", is a new high school drama feature, directed by Julia Hart, based on the novel of the same name by Jerry Spinelli, starring Grace VanderWaal, Graham Verchere, Giancarlo Esposito, Karan Brar, Darby Stanchfield and Maximiliano Hernández, streaming on Disney+ March 13, 2020:

 "...'Leo Borlock' is a shy teen who tries to blend in with others at 'Mica High School' in Arizona. Then, 'Susan (Stargirl) Caraway, a previously homeschooled, colorful, offbeat, ukulele-playing free spirit, arrives. Most of the kids at school shun her because of her uniqueness, but Leo falls in love with her and admires her resilience. 

"After an argument with Leo, Stargirl tries to fit in and become more conventional, adopting her given name, Susan, but this does not succeed in making her popular. She reverts to her unique persona and, after an eventful prom, moves away. But she leaves behind strong and enduring memories, not just with Leo, but with the whole school..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "Stargirl"...