"Why don't you show us some of that university learnin'... say something to us in trigonometry. Go on! Say something to us in trigonom'."

~ Sometimes a Great Notion (1971)

The Go-Getter

In Eugene, Oregon, Mercer, 19, wants to tell his wayward half-brother, 18 years older than he, that their mother has died. He has an address in Shelter Cove, so he steals a car from a car wash and heads south. Nothing is simple: his brother is gone, but he left resentment Mercer has to deal with. He gets an address in Reno and stops in Fallon to hook up with a girl he knew in middle school. Reno's a bust, but she promises sex if Mercer will drive her and two friends to Mohave. His plans go

  • Rated: R
  • Genre(s): Comedy, Drama
  • Release Date: 01/01/2007
  • Run Time: 93 minutes
  • Director(s): Martin Hynes
  • Writers: Martin Hynes
  • Stars: Lou Taylor Pucci, Zooey Deschanel, Jena Malone
  • Cast: Lou Taylor Pucci, Zooey Deschanel, Jena Malone, Giuseppe Andrews, Jon 'Corn Mo' Cunningham, Kathleen M. Darcy, John Anthony Delgado, Bill Duke, Colin Fickes, Allison Flashman, Jsu Garcia, Judy Greer, Saul Huezo, Marissa Ingrasci, Julio Oscar Mechoso
  • Studios: Et Cetera Films, Fillmore, Two Roads Entertainment

The Go-Getter

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