You know how when you were fifteen [or... the horror, if you are fifteen now], every single episode in your life seems life altering and everything is an exceptionally big deal? Well, the movie, Submarine, which I just watched takes me back to that simpler time in life when everything seemed eventful. 'Cept that Oliver Tate, the protagonist in the movie, had goals unlike mine when I was fifteen.
He basically wanted to get laid before his next birthday, and to save his parents' marriage. The subject matter is nothing new - a lonesome, eccentric teenager who has a crush on a girl, and who is experiencing family drama at home, but the movie thrums with quality, albiet on a wry, gorgeous note.
And lucky for you, it's all available on YouTube: