The Best of Me

Synopsis: Amanda and Dawson are soul mates who met as teens and were from different backgrounds. But circumstances would force them to part ways. 20 years later they are brought back together by the passing of a mutual friend. So they go back home to fulfill his final wishes and they run into each other. While Amanda is married, albeit unhappily, she still has feelings for Dawson but can't forgive him for pushing her away.
Genre: Drama, Romance
Director(s): Michael Hoffman
Production: Relativity Media
 
IMDB:
6.7
Metacritic:
29
Rotten Tomatoes:
8%
PG-13
Year:
2014
118 min
$21,984,384
Website
915 Views

I think the universe

dispenses swift justice.

He speaks.

He's sort of funny.

- Hey, Amanda.

- Hey.

- Try it now.

- OK.

Thank you.

Your battery got disconnected.

It's not major. It happens.

All right.

Are you actually

about to say something else?

My cousin thinks you were trying

to talk to me the other day.

I was.

- He thinks I blew it.

- You did.

You don't know how to flirt,

do you?

Guess not.

Well, what are you gonna do

about it?

OK. This isn't working.

OK, l'll tell you what. Uh...

I want you to think about it

and, uh...

...meet me at Squeals

Saturday night at 6:00... maybe?

- Is that a yes?

- Yeah.

OK. Maybe you'll figure out

how to flirt with me by then.

- Thank you.

- You're welcome.

"Into Your Arms")

J' I know a place

where I can go J'

J' When I'm alone J'

J' Into your arms

Whoa into your arms I can go J'

J' I know a place

that's safe and warm J'

J' Into your arms

Whoa into your arms J'

Ilcan go... J'

Where you runnin' off to,

Dawson?

I expect you to say hello.

Hello.

- You're cute.

- He is cute.

Looks like his daddy.

Come on in here. Sit down. Lefs play

a hand of cards or something.

No, I'm... I got stuff to do.

I got homework.

He thinks he's smarter than us.

Abee, why don't you take that stupid

goddamn hat off in the house.

- Yes, sir.

- Is that true?

- You think you're smarter than us'?

- No, sir.

- You too good for this family?

- No, sir.

Thafs good.

'Cause this is where you belong.

Here.

Why don't you go out back

and tune up the Merc.

We got a delivery upriver tomorrow

night and you're going with us.

I can't go tomorrow night.

I got something to do.

You didn't listen to a goddamn

thing I said, did you?

- I'm not...

- l'm not what?

Hey, hey, come on, Pop.

Let's play some cards.

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