After is a 2019 American romantic drama film directed by Jenny Gage.
Voltage Pictures on Thursday, February 14, 2019 released the trailer:
AFTER | Official Trailer | Voltage Pictures.
Freshly graduated, Tessa Young, goes to college and moves into her dorm with assistance of her mother and her high school boyfriend, Noah. She meets her roommate, Steph, and her girlfriend, Tristan. Her mother is displeased, thinking that they may be bad influences for Tessa, and demands a room change. However, Tessa assures her that nothing will distract her. The next day is Tessa's first day at college and she befriends Landon. Tessa meets Hardin Scott in her bedroom, having an embarrassing encounter as she gets out of the shower. Steph invites her to come to a party with her friends, but Tessa declines. The next day, she sees Hardin in a coffee shop along with Molly and Zed. She encounters Steph again in the library and is persuaded to attend a party in a frat house eventually. She meets Steph's friends Zed, Molly, Jace along with Hardin, who convince her to drink in a game of truth or dare. In a game of Truth or Dare, Tessa is revealed to be a virgin and dared to 'make out' with Hardin, she refuses. She calls Noah, but he judges her for drinking and partying. Frustrated, she ends the call and roams around the frat house. Wandering into Hardin's bedroom, Tessa finds a copy of Wuthering Heights and bumps into Hardin, who attempts to kiss her. In Literature class, Tessa sits beside Landon and gets into a debate with Hardin about Pride and Prejudice. Landon reveals that he and Hardin are going to be related as his mother is engaged to Hardin's father. Hardin approaches Tessa and insists they start over, inviting her to come with him to his favorite place, a lake. While they swim, Hardin tells her that they cannot just be friends and the two kiss. After this, they head to a diner and encounter Molly and Zed, which infuriates Hardin and he asks Tessa to wait by the bar for him. Tessa tells Hardin that she will tell Noah about them, but Hardin tells her not to as he does not date, disappointing Tessa. Noah surprises Tessa with a sudden visit and she brings him to the bonfire.
Principal photography began filming in June 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts.
The film After was scheduled to be released on April 11, 2019 (Germany) and on April 12, 2019 by Aviron Pictures, Rai Cinema, 01 Distribution, Belga Films, Big Bang Media, Cinépolis Distribución, Constantin-Film, Diamond Films, Front Row Filmed Entertainment, Independent Films, Monolith Films, Pancinema, Reality Entertainment, SND Groupe M6, Shaw Organisation, Spentzos Films, Venus Films, Volga, Film & TV House, GEM Entertainment and Universal Pictures.
The duration of the film is 106 minutes. With a budget of $14 million, the film grossed over $69.5 million.
The film had received a "PG-13" rating.
After got low rating from critics. But the audience likes the film. Audiences polled by CinemaScore gave the film an average grade of "B" on a scale ranging from A+ to F.
Official website: after-themovie.com
Wikipedia: After (2019 film)