The Story of Luke

Synopsis: Sheltered by his grandparents, Luke, a young man with autism, is thrust into a world that doesn't expect anything from him. But Luke is on a quest for a job and true love. And he isn't taking no for an answer.
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Director(s): Alonso Mayo
Production: Gravitas Ventures
  17 wins & 1 nomination.
 
IMDB:
7.2
Metacritic:
57
Rotten Tomatoes:
80%
NOT RATED
Year:
2012
96 min
Website
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[ BIRDS CHIRPING ]

[ BREATHES DEEPLY ]

[ WATCH BEEPING ]

[ EXHALES SHARPLY ]

[ SHOES CREAK ]

WELL, THE FLOWERS ARE NICE.

Sure.

But the church is too big.

Sure.

But the church is too big.

[ GASPS ]

But the church is too big.

[ GASPS ]

Laura, cool it.

[ GASPS ]

Laura, cool it.

Is that...you know?

Laura, cool it.

Is that...you know?

Do you think the -- the mother

Is that...you know?

Do you think the -- the mother

will show up now?

Do you think the -- the mother

will show up now?

No. No.

will show up now?

No. No.

Poor thing. He's all alone.

No. No.

Poor thing. He's all alone.

[ BREATHES DEEPLY ]

Poor thing. He's all alone.

[ BREATHES DEEPLY ]

[ ORGAN MUSIC PLAYING ]

[ BREATHES DEEPLY ]

[ ORGAN MUSIC PLAYING ]

THERE HE IS.

[ ORGAN MUSIC PLAYING ]

THERE HE IS.

HE WAS HERE THE WHOLE TIME?

THERE HE IS.

HE WAS HERE THE WHOLE TIME?

I ALMOST CALLED THE COPS.

HE WAS HERE THE WHOLE TIME?

I ALMOST CALLED THE COPS.

DIDN'T YOU TELL HIM TO WAIT FOR

I ALMOST CALLED THE COPS.

DIDN'T YOU TELL HIM TO WAIT FOR

US?

DIDN'T YOU TELL HIM TO WAIT FOR

US?

DO WE HAVE TO CREATE A SCENE?

US?

DO WE HAVE TO CREATE A SCENE?

WHY NOT MAKE A SCENE?

DO WE HAVE TO CREATE A SCENE?

WHY NOT MAKE A SCENE?

OTHERWISE IT'S LIKE I'M NOT EVEN

WHY NOT MAKE A SCENE?

OTHERWISE IT'S LIKE I'M NOT EVEN

THERE.

OTHERWISE IT'S LIKE I'M NOT EVEN

THERE.

YOU KNOW WHAT?

THERE.

YOU KNOW WHAT?

JONAS IS GONNA BE IN A NURSING

YOU KNOW WHAT?

JONAS IS GONNA BE IN A NURSING

HOME BY THE END OF THE WEEK.

JONAS IS GONNA BE IN A NURSING

HOME BY THE END OF THE WEEK.

MARK MY WORDS.

HOME BY THE END OF THE WEEK.

MARK MY WORDS.

OHH.

KEEP YOUR HANDS OFF ME, KID.

COME ON.

LET'S GO SIT DOWN.

COME ON.

LET'S GO SIT DOWN.

COME ON. COME ON.

LET'S GO SIT DOWN.

COME ON. COME ON.

COUSIN DOESN'T LOOK THA

COME ON. COME ON.

COUSIN DOESN'T LOOK THA STUPID.

COUSIN DOESN'T LOOK THA STUPID.

HE'S PROBABLY THINKING THE

STUPID.

HE'S PROBABLY THINKING THE

SAME THING ABOUT YOU.

HE'S PROBABLY THINKING THE

SAME THING ABOUT YOU.

COULD YOU PLEASE KEEP YOUR

SAME THING ABOUT YOU.

COULD YOU PLEASE KEEP YOUR

VOICE DOWN?

COULD YOU PLEASE KEEP YOUR

VOICE DOWN?

WE'RE PRACTICALLY THE ONLY

VOICE DOWN?

WE'RE PRACTICALLY THE ONLY

ONES HERE.

WE'RE PRACTICALLY THE ONLY

ONES HERE.

ALL RIGHT, THAT'S IT.

ONES HERE.

ALL RIGHT, THAT'S IT.

SHUT UP OR WAIT IN THE CAR.

ALL RIGHT, THAT'S IT.

SHUT UP OR WAIT IN THE CAR.

LUKE, DEAR.

SHUT UP OR WAIT IN THE CAR.

LUKE, DEAR.

ARE YOU OKAY?

LUKE, DEAR.

ARE YOU OKAY?

[ ORGAN MUSIC INTENSIFIES ]

ARE YOU OKAY?

[ ORGAN MUSIC INTENSIFIES ]

[ SIGHS ]

[ ORGAN MUSIC INTENSIFIES ]

[ SIGHS ]

[ BREATHING HEAVILY ]

[ SIGHS ]

[ BREATHING HEAVILY ]

[ WHIMPERING ]

[ BREATHING HEAVILY ]

[ WHIMPERING ]

[ SCREAMING ]

SCREAMING DOESN'T ACCOMPLISH A

SINGLE THING.

MAKES YOU LOOK LIKE SOME

SINGLE THING.

MAKES YOU LOOK LIKE SOME

BLITHERING BOZO.

MAKES YOU LOOK LIKE SOME

BLITHERING BOZO.

NOT GOOD.

WHY ARE YOU SLEEPING HERE?

IS THIS YOUR ROOM?

NO, GRANDPA.

IS THIS YOUR ROOM?

NO, GRANDPA.

WE'RE AT THE RELATIVES'.

NO, GRANDPA.

WE'RE AT THE RELATIVES'.

WHAT ARE WE DOING HERE, LUKE?

WE'RE AT THE RELATIVES'.

WHAT ARE WE DOING HERE, LUKE?

IT'S PAST 9:
00 P.M. GRANDPA.

WHAT ARE WE DOING HERE, LUKE?

IT'S PAST 9:
00 P.M. GRANDPA.

WE'RE SLEEPING.

IT'S PAST 9:
00 P.M. GRANDPA.

WE'RE SLEEPING.

IF I WERE 25, I-I WOULDN'T BE

WE'RE SLEEPING.

IF I WERE 25, I-I WOULDN'T BE

SLEEPING HERE.

IF I WERE 25, I-I WOULDN'T BE

SLEEPING HERE.

[ LAUGHS ]

SLEEPING HERE.

[ LAUGHS ]

I'D BE OUT DRINKING AND SCREWING

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Alonso Mayo

Alonso Mayo (born December 30, 1978) is a Peruvian film director and screenwriter best known for his independent film The Story of Luke. He has won a Student Academy Award (for Wednesday Afternoon). more…

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