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'''Keith:''' Well, that's cause I wasn't really trying. ''[puts his hand on Natalie's head]'' He manages stacks of paper, moving them from side to side everyday. He hates his job. When he was your age, he dreamed of going to Duke, but they rejected him. So he pored over every detail of your application, night after night until you finally got it right. Natalie Anderson, the star of the household, who loves being the center of attention. She just wishes it didn't mean having to play tennis all the time.


-->-- '''The office scene'''

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'''Keith:''' Well, that's cause I wasn't really trying. ''[puts his hand on Natalie's head]'' He manages stacks of paper, moving them from side to side everyday. He hates his job. When he was your age, he dreamed of going to Duke, but they rejected him. So he pored over every detail of your application, night after night until you finally got it right. Natalie Anderson, the star of the household, who loves being the center of attention. She just wishes it didn't mean having to play tennis all the time.


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'''The office scene'''


'''Keith:''' Well, that's cause I wasn't really trying. ''[puts his hand on Natalie's head]'' He manages stacks of paper, moving them from side to side everyday. He hates his job. When he was your age, he dreamed of going to Duke, but they rejected him. So he pored over every detail of your application, night after night until you finally got it right. Natalie Anderson, the star of the household, who loves being the center of attention. She just wishes it didn't mean having to play tennis all the time.\

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'''Keith:''' Well, that's cause I wasn't really trying. ''[puts his hand on Natalie's head]'' He manages stacks of paper, moving them from side to side everyday. He hates his job. When he was your age, he dreamed of going to Duke, but they rejected him. So he pored over every detail of your application, night after night until you finally got it right. Natalie Anderson, the star of the household, who loves being the center of attention. She just wishes it didn't mean having to play tennis all the time.\
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'''Keith:''' Well, that's cause I wasn't really trying. ''[puts his hand on Natalie's head]'' He manages stacks of paper, moving them from side to side everyday. He hates his job. When he was your age, he dreamed of going to Duke, but they rejected him. So he pored over every detail of your application, night after night until you finally got it right. Natalie Anderson, the star of the household, who loves being the center of attention. She just wishes it didn't mean having to play tennis all the time.\\

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'''Keith:''' Well, that's cause I wasn't really trying. ''[puts his hand on Natalie's head]'' He manages stacks of paper, moving them from side to side everyday. He hates his job. When he was your age, he dreamed of going to Duke, but they rejected him. So he pored over every detail of your application, night after night until you finally got it right. Natalie Anderson, the star of the household, who loves being the center of attention. She just wishes it didn't mean having to play tennis all the time.\\
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'''Keith:''' Well, that's cause I wasn't really trying. ''[puts his hand on Natalie's head]'' He manages stacks of paper, moving them from side to side everyday. He hates his job. When he was your age, he dreamed of going to Duke, but they rejected him. So he pored over every detail of your application, night after night until you finally got it right. Natalie Anderson, the star of the household, who loves being the center of attention. She just wishes it didn't mean having to play tennis all the time.

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'''Keith:''' Well, that's cause I wasn't really trying. ''[puts his hand on Natalie's head]'' He manages stacks of paper, moving them from side to side everyday. He hates his job. When he was your age, he dreamed of going to Duke, but they rejected him. So he pored over every detail of your application, night after night until you finally got it right. Natalie Anderson, the star of the household, who loves being the center of attention. She just wishes it didn't mean having to play tennis all the time.\\


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* LeaningOnTheFourthWall: Keith, who calls out random scenes when he's with Natalie, including a "picnic scene" (doing their assignment in a conference room) and a bowling scene (which they decide to save, instead opting to leave bowling balls on people's front porches). Once he stops doing this, [[spoiler:it falls to Natalie to create the "goodbye scene"]].


'''Keith:''' Well, that's cause I wasn't really trying. [puts his hand on Natalie's head] He manages stacks of paper, moving them from side to side everyday. He hates his job. When he was your age, he dreamed of going to Duke, but they rejected him. So he pored over every detail of your application, night after night until you finally got it right. Natalie Anderson, the star of the household, who loves being the center of attention. She just wishes it didn't mean having to play tennis all the time.

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'''Keith:''' Well, that's cause I wasn't really trying. [puts ''[puts his hand on Natalie's head] head]'' He manages stacks of paper, moving them from side to side everyday. He hates his job. When he was your age, he dreamed of going to Duke, but they rejected him. So he pored over every detail of your application, night after night until you finally got it right. Natalie Anderson, the star of the household, who loves being the center of attention. She just wishes it didn't mean having to play tennis all the time.



''Keith'' is a 2008 romantic drama starring Elisabeth Harnois and Jesse [=McCartney=] (yes, ''that'' Music/JesseMcCartney).

Natalie Anderson (Harnois) is the perfect high-school student -- straight A's, varsity tennis player, member of the yearbook club, etc. Naturally, her boyfriend is the equally impressive and attractive Hispanic jock Raphael (played by Ignacio Sericchio). But unbeknownst to her, fellow student Keith Zetterstrom ([=McCartney=]) has made plans to "have fun with her", and a seemingly innocuous assignment as lab partners turns into a bizarre friendship which changes Natalie's life -- apparently for the worse -- as her picture-perfect life gives way to an insatiable curiosity about Keith and the secrets he's keeping.

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''Keith'' is a 2008 romantic drama starring Elisabeth Harnois and Jesse [=McCartney=] (yes, ''that'' Music/JesseMcCartney).

[[Music/JesseMcCartney Jesse McCartney]]).

Natalie Anderson (Harnois) is the perfect high-school student -- straight A's, varsity tennis player, member of the yearbook club, etc. Naturally, her boyfriend is the equally impressive and attractive Hispanic jock Raphael (played by Ignacio Sericchio).Raphael. But unbeknownst to her, fellow student Keith Zetterstrom ([=McCartney=]) has made plans to "have fun with her", and a seemingly innocuous assignment as lab partners turns into a bizarre friendship which changes Natalie's life -- apparently for the worse -- as her picture-perfect life gives way to an insatiable curiosity about Keith and the secrets he's keeping.



* BookEnds: The scene where Natalie is lying on the back of the pickup truck as it inches toward the edge of a cliff.
* [[BreakHisHeartToSaveHim Break Her Heart To Save Her]]: [[spoiler:At the end, Natalie tries to make up a "goodbye scene" after learning of Keith's fatal condition. In response, Keith claims that he played her and deliberately plotted to take her down with him as a final act of spite. To his surprise, Natalie sees right through his words, refuses to let him walk away, and makes him try again. He finally confesses his true feelings]].
* CharacterDevelopment: Natalie learns to live her own life rather than what her parents had planned out for her as she grows closer to Keith. [[spoiler:With Keith, although he's accepted that his sickness will kill him, he finds one last reason to live as he falls in love with Natalie, and regrets that he doesn't have enough time. The last we see of him, he finally returns Natalie's feelings for him and accepts that she's willing to stay with him, however long he has left]].

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* BookEnds: {{Bookends}}: The scene where Natalie is lying on the back of the pickup truck as it inches toward the edge of a cliff.
* [[BreakHisHeartToSaveHim Break Her Heart To Save Her]]: [[spoiler:At the end, [[spoiler:Once he realizes that Natalie wants more than friendship from him, Keith tries his hardest to make up a dissuade her from wanting to be with him. Only in the "goodbye scene" does he let her win him over, after learning of Keith's fatal condition. In response, Keith claims that he played her and deliberately plotted she chooses to take her down with him as a final act of spite. To see past his surprise, Natalie sees right through his words, refuses to let him walk away, and makes him try again. He finally confesses his true feelings]].
sickness]].
* CharacterDevelopment: Natalie learns to live her own life rather than what her parents had planned out for her as she grows closer to Keith. [[spoiler:With Keith, although he's long since accepted that his sickness will kill him, impending death, he finds one last reason to live as he falls in love with Natalie, and regrets Natalie despite his frustration that he doesn't have enough time. time to enjoy their relationship. The last we see of him, he finally returns Natalie's feelings for him and accepts that she's willing to stay with him, him for however long he has left]].



* DeusExMachina: Natalie was so close to making a clean break from Keith, until a car drives by his truck and a kid alights from it, gushing about playing video games with Keith. This sudden glimpse of a softer side of Keith changes Natalie's mind, and further heightens her curiosity about him.
* EstablishingCharacterMoment: The first scenes of the movie basically describe both Natalie and Keith, particularly how disparate their lives are from one another. Natalie is the quintessential high-school overachiever, while Keith is depicted as a charmingly irreverent jerk whose bad attitude is excused by the adults around him for some unknown reason.
* HiddenDepths: The majority of the movie is about Keith's secrets, and particularly how they appear to be pulling Natalie into a downward spiral throughout the film.
* InLoveWithTheMark: [[spoiler:Keith really ''did'' want to have fun with Natalie, as he said at the beginning of the movie. The last thing he expected was to fall for her, and he hated it because he was dying and was just coming to terms with the fact]].

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* DeusExMachina: Natalie was so close to making a clean break from Keith, until a car drives by his truck and a kid alights from it, gushing about playing video games with Keith. This sudden glimpse of a softer side of Keith changes Natalie's mind, mind and further heightens her curiosity about him.
* EstablishingCharacterMoment: The first scenes of the movie basically describe both Natalie and Keith, particularly how disparate their lives are from one another. Natalie is the quintessential high-school overachiever, while Keith is depicted as appears to be a charmingly irreverent jerk whose bad attitude is excused by the adults around him for some unknown reason.
* HiddenDepths: The majority of the movie is about Keith's secrets, and particularly as well as how they appear to be pulling Natalie into a downward spiral throughout the film.
* InLoveWithTheMark: [[spoiler:Keith really ''did'' want to have fun with Natalie, as he said at the beginning of the movie. The last thing he expected wanted was to fall for her, and he hated it because he was dying and was just coming to terms with the fact]].



* RedHerring: Keith lies about his address and family, underestimating Natalie's determination to figure him out.



* SorryThatImDying: [[spoiler:Keith: "I just wish I had a little more time."]]

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* SorryThatImDying: [[spoiler:Keith: "I just wish I had wanted a little more time."]]
* WhamLine: [[spoiler:Al: "They were in chemo together."]]


'''Keith''' is a 2008 romantic drama starring Elisabeth Harnois and Jesse [=McCartney=] (yes, ''that'' Music/JesseMcCartney).

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'''Keith''' ''Keith'' is a 2008 romantic drama starring Elisabeth Harnois and Jesse [=McCartney=] (yes, ''that'' Music/JesseMcCartney).


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[[caption-width-right:431:"We've got a yellow truck, a road in front of us, and nothing but opportunities."]]

->'''Natalie:''' ''"You're not very good at reading minds."''\\
'''Keith:''' ''"Well, that's cause I wasn't really trying. [puts his hand on Natalie's head] He manages stacks of paper, moving them from side to side everyday. He hates his job. When he was your age, he dreamed of going to Duke, but they rejected him. So he pored over every detail of your application, night after night until you finally got it right. Natalie Anderson, the star of the household, who loves being the center of attention. She just wishes it didn't mean having to play tennis all the time."''
-->--'''The office scene'''

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->'''Natalie:''' ''"You're You're not very good at reading minds."''\\
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'''Keith:''' ''"Well, Well, that's cause I wasn't really trying. [puts his hand on Natalie's head] He manages stacks of paper, moving them from side to side everyday. He hates his job. When he was your age, he dreamed of going to Duke, but they rejected him. So he pored over every detail of your application, night after night until you finally got it right. Natalie Anderson, the star of the household, who loves being the center of attention. She just wishes it didn't mean having to play tennis all the time."''
-->--'''The
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-->-- '''The
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[[caption-width-right:431:"A yellow truck, a road in front of us, and nothing but possibilities."]]

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[[caption-width-right:431:"A [[caption-width-right:431:"We've got a yellow truck, a road in front of us, and nothing but possibilities.opportunities."]]



Natalie Anderson (Harnois) is the perfect high-school student -- straight A's, varsity tennis player, member of the yearbook club, etc. Naturally, her boyfriend is the equally impressive and attractive Hispanic jock Raphael (played by Ignacio Sericchio). But unbeknownst to her, fellow student Keith Zetterstrom ([=McCartney=]) has made plans to "have fun with her", and a seemingly innocuous assignment as lab partners turns into a bizarre friendship which changes Natalie's life, apparently for the worse, as her picture-perfect life gives way to an insatiable curiosity about Keith and the secrets he's keeping.

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Natalie Anderson (Harnois) is the perfect high-school student -- straight A's, varsity tennis player, member of the yearbook club, etc. Naturally, her boyfriend is the equally impressive and attractive Hispanic jock Raphael (played by Ignacio Sericchio). But unbeknownst to her, fellow student Keith Zetterstrom ([=McCartney=]) has made plans to "have fun with her", and a seemingly innocuous assignment as lab partners turns into a bizarre friendship which changes Natalie's life, life -- apparently for the worse, worse -- as her picture-perfect life gives way to an insatiable curiosity about Keith and the secrets he's keeping.



* EstablishingCharacterMoment: The first scenes of the movie basically describe both Natalie and Keith, particularly how disparate their lives are from one another. Natalie is the quintessential high-school overachiever, while Keith is depicted as a charmingly irreverent jerk whose bad attitude is excused by the adults around him for some unknown reason.



* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Keith gives a very mean one to Natalie when she contrives a "goodbye scene" [[spoiler:after she finds out that he's dying. To his surprise, Natalie doesn't buy it for a second]].

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* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Keith gives a very mean one to Natalie when she contrives a "goodbye scene" [[spoiler:after she finds out that he's dying. To his surprise, Natalie doesn't buy it for a second]].second and correctly assumes that Keith is just hiding his true emotions]].


'''Keith:''' ''"Well, that's cause I wasn't really trying. [puts his hand on Natalie's head] He manages stacks of paper, moving them from side to side everyday. He hates his job. When he was your age, he dreamed of going to Duke, but they rejected him. So he pored over every detail of your application, night after night until you finally got it right. Natalie Anderson, the star of the household, who loves being the center of attention. She just wishes it didn't have to mean playing tennis all the time."''

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'''Keith:''' ''"Well, that's cause I wasn't really trying. [puts his hand on Natalie's head] He manages stacks of paper, moving them from side to side everyday. He hates his job. When he was your age, he dreamed of going to Duke, but they rejected him. So he pored over every detail of your application, night after night until you finally got it right. Natalie Anderson, the star of the household, who loves being the center of attention. She just wishes it didn't have to mean playing having to play tennis all the time."''



Natalie Anderson (Harnois) is the perfect high-school student -- straight A's, varsity tennis player, member of the yearbook club, etc. Naturally, her boyfriend is the equally impressive and attractive Hispanic jock Ralph (played by Ignacio Sericchio). But unbeknownst to her, fellow student Keith Zetterstrom ([=McCartney=]) has made plans to "have fun with her", and a seemingly innocuous assignment as lab partners turns into a bizarre friendship which changes Natalie's life, apparently for the worse, as her picture-perfect life gives way to an insatiable curiosity about Keith and the secrets he's keeping.

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Natalie Anderson (Harnois) is the perfect high-school student -- straight A's, varsity tennis player, member of the yearbook club, etc. Naturally, her boyfriend is the equally impressive and attractive Hispanic jock Ralph Raphael (played by Ignacio Sericchio). But unbeknownst to her, fellow student Keith Zetterstrom ([=McCartney=]) has made plans to "have fun with her", and a seemingly innocuous assignment as lab partners turns into a bizarre friendship which changes Natalie's life, apparently for the worse, as her picture-perfect life gives way to an insatiable curiosity about Keith and the secrets he's keeping.



* RomanticFalseLead: Ralph. To be fair, Natalie does wish him well; it's just that it's easier than trying to explain why she's so obsessed with figuring Keith out.

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* RomanticFalseLead: Ralph.Raphael. To be fair, Natalie does wish him well; it's just that it's easier than trying to explain why she's so obsessed with figuring Keith out.

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[[caption-width-right:431:"A yellow truck, a road in front of us, and nothing but possibilities."]]

->'''Natalie:''' ''"You're not very good at reading minds."''\\
'''Keith:''' ''"Well, that's cause I wasn't really trying. [puts his hand on Natalie's head] He manages stacks of paper, moving them from side to side everyday. He hates his job. When he was your age, he dreamed of going to Duke, but they rejected him. So he pored over every detail of your application, night after night until you finally got it right. Natalie Anderson, the star of the household, who loves being the center of attention. She just wishes it didn't have to mean playing tennis all the time."''
-->--'''The office scene'''

[[CatchPhrase This is the film description scene.]]

'''Keith''' is a 2008 romantic drama starring Elisabeth Harnois and Jesse [=McCartney=] (yes, ''that'' Music/JesseMcCartney).

Natalie Anderson (Harnois) is the perfect high-school student -- straight A's, varsity tennis player, member of the yearbook club, etc. Naturally, her boyfriend is the equally impressive and attractive Hispanic jock Ralph (played by Ignacio Sericchio). But unbeknownst to her, fellow student Keith Zetterstrom ([=McCartney=]) has made plans to "have fun with her", and a seemingly innocuous assignment as lab partners turns into a bizarre friendship which changes Natalie's life, apparently for the worse, as her picture-perfect life gives way to an insatiable curiosity about Keith and the secrets he's keeping.

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* TheAce: Natalie, as described by Keith above, as well as in her depiction in the first scene.
* BavarianFireDrill: On a whim, Keith takes Natalie to some random office building, walks right in and finds a conference room to sit in while they continue working on their lab assignment. They get thrown out by security a short time later, but the scene encourages Natalie to get used to going along with Keith's bizarre improvisational antics.
* BittersweetEnding: [[spoiler:Keith dies, and Natalie now owns his truck, after having successfully reconstructed the carburetor and installed it with the help of Keith's dad. She graduates, and appears to have mended her friendship with Rebecca, and the last scene shows her fulfilling Keith's dream of going to London, Ontario]].
* BookEnds: The scene where Natalie is lying on the back of the pickup truck as it inches toward the edge of a cliff.
* [[BreakHisHeartToSaveHim Break Her Heart To Save Her]]: [[spoiler:At the end, Natalie tries to make up a "goodbye scene" after learning of Keith's fatal condition. In response, Keith claims that he played her and deliberately plotted to take her down with him as a final act of spite. To his surprise, Natalie sees right through his words, refuses to let him walk away, and makes him try again. He finally confesses his true feelings]].
* CharacterDevelopment: Natalie learns to live her own life rather than what her parents had planned out for her as she grows closer to Keith. [[spoiler:With Keith, although he's accepted that his sickness will kill him, he finds one last reason to live as he falls in love with Natalie, and regrets that he doesn't have enough time. The last we see of him, he finally returns Natalie's feelings for him and accepts that she's willing to stay with him, however long he has left]].
* {{Cloudcuckoolander}}: Keith seems to be living in his own crazy world.
* DeusExMachina: Natalie was so close to making a clean break from Keith, until a car drives by his truck and a kid alights from it, gushing about playing video games with Keith. This sudden glimpse of a softer side of Keith changes Natalie's mind, and further heightens her curiosity about him.
* HiddenDepths: The majority of the movie is about Keith's secrets, and particularly how they appear to be pulling Natalie into a downward spiral throughout the film.
* InLoveWithTheMark: [[spoiler:Keith really ''did'' want to have fun with Natalie, as he said at the beginning of the movie. The last thing he expected was to fall for her, and he hated it because he was dying and was just coming to terms with the fact]].
* ManicPixieDreamGirl: Keith is a RareMaleExample.
* MeaningfulEcho: The more Natalie becomes a bigger part of Keith's life, the more she parrots Keith's lines. It also marks how their feelings for each other grow throughout the film.
* PrecisionFStrike:
-->'''Natalie:''' Fuck you.\\
'''Keith:''' [[spoiler:You just did, partner]].
* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Keith gives a very mean one to Natalie when she contrives a "goodbye scene" [[spoiler:after she finds out that he's dying. To his surprise, Natalie doesn't buy it for a second]].
* RomanticFalseLead: Ralph. To be fair, Natalie does wish him well; it's just that it's easier than trying to explain why she's so obsessed with figuring Keith out.
* SecretlyDying: [[spoiler:Keith. His fatal condition is implied to be cancer, after Natalie talks with the father of the boy who was friends with Keith]].
* SherlockScan: Keith appears to have Natalie all figured out, as shown in the page quote above. [[spoiler:It turns out that he's always had a crush on her since he was 9 and played an anonymous guard while she assumed the role of the princess in a school play]].
* TheSnarkKnight: Keith lives and breathes snark.[[spoiler:.. though not for much longer]].
* SorryThatImDying: [[spoiler:Keith: "I just wish I had a little more time."]]

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-->''"This is the goodbye scene."''

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