Shouldn't have watched this right after I finished with the book.
The personal stories are heartbreaking though this whole "we live in a nice neighborhood" narrative does not work for me.
Also, what was up with those phone footage scenes in the beginning? People are so fucking dumb -- a child is crying next to her mother who has overdosed and rather than helping out a person just films the scene.
Okay, let me explain this rating....
Once upon a time in 2002, there was an 11-year-old girl who went to a birthday party/sleepover. The entertainment of the night was a movie picked by the birthday-girl herself, a VHS of a film that we probably all were a bit too young to watch at that age. That film was Coyote Ugly. As we reached the end of the film, we were all in love with Kevin and passionately arguing about "who's…