2002 – A Walk to Remember

Directed by: Adam Shankman
Written by: Nicholas Sparks, Karen Janszen
Produced by: Denise Di Novi
Production year: 2001
Original release: January 25, 2002 (USA)
Running time: 1 hour, 42 minutes
Other cast: Mandy Moore, Shane West, Peter Coyote
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Set in North Carolina, “A Walk To Remember” follows the rite of passage of a jaded, aimless high school senior (Shane West) who falls in love with a guileless young woman (Mandy Moore) he and his friends once scorned. The two develop a powerful and inspirational relationship in which they discover truths that take most people a lifetime to learn.