About the film
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Release Date: January 10, 2002
|Slogan||:||«It's not just a place. It's a state of mind.»|
|Production Companies||:||MTV Films, Paramount|
|Producers||:||Scott Rudin, David Gale|
Shaun Brumder is a local surfer kid from Orange County who dreams of going to Stanford to become a writer and to get away from his dysfunctional family household. Except Shaun runs into one complication after another, starting when his application is rejected after his dim-witted guidance counselor sends in the wrong form.