Bully (2001) Movie poster and book cover compared.

Bully

Larry Clark, 2001

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Bully: a True Story of High School Revenge
Jim Schutze, 1997

Bully is a movie directed by Larry Clark in 2001 and based on the book Bully: a True Story of High School Revenge by Jim Schutze, first published in 1997. The movie features Brad Renfro, Nick Stahl, Rachel Miner, Michael Pitt, Bijou Phillips, Kelli Garner, and others.

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RATING

6.9

/ 10

Movie Poster: Bully (Larry Clark, 2001)

7.9

/ 10

Book Cover: Bully: a True Story of High School Revenge (Jim Schutze, 1997)

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Storyline

South Florida high school dropouts Ali Willis and Lisa Connelly befriend Bobby Kent and Marty Puccio, employees at a local deli. The four all go out on a double date. While in a parked car, Ali performs oral sex on Bobby, while Lisa and Marty have sex in the back seat. Lisa later learns she is pregnant, but is afraid that the child is Bobby’s instead of Marty’s.

Movie vs Book

Poster of Bully, the 2001 movie by Larry Clark

Year

2001

Minutes

108

Movie Rate

6.90

Source: IMDb

Movie

Bully

Country: USA

Year: 2001

Length: 1h48m

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Cover of Bully: a True Story of High School Revenge, the 1997 book by Jim Schutze

Year

1997

Pages

304

Book Rate

7.92

S: Goodreads

Book

Bully: a True Story of High School Revenge

Country: USA

First published in: 1997

Length: 304 pages

Genre: Biography

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Poster of Bully, the 2001 movie by Larry Clark

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Cover of Bully: a True Story of High School Revenge, the 1997 book by Jim Schutze

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