New York City Serenade

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New York City Serenade

Director: Frank Whaley

Cast: Freddie Prinze JR. (I know what you did last summer, Scooby Doo, Summer Catch), Chris Klein (American Pie 1-2, Rollerball), Jamie Lynn-Sigler (Sopranos, I Do)

Year of Production: 2007

Genre: Drama

Synopsis: Two down on their luck childhood friends struggle to figure out their lives. Ray (Chris Klein) is a drummer in a rock and roll band, and Owen (Freddie Prinze JR.) an aspiring filmmaker but both spend the majority of their time working menial jobs and drinking. When Owen’s fiancĂ©, Lynn (Jamie Lynn-Sigler) breaks off their engagement he finds himself spiraling into oblivion and asks Ray to accompany him to a two bit film festival in Kansas. There Owen makes several attempts to patch up his relationship, while Ray scams them into a deluxe suite at the Four Seasons by posing as Wally Shawn’s son (who happens to be receiving a lifetime achievement award) and causes a major ruckus.

Festivals & Awards: Toronto International Film Festival