What is the Best of Me movie all about?
Amanda (Michelle Monaghan) and Dawson (James Marsden) were once high-school sweethearts. They have a bittersweet reunion when they return to their hometown for the funeral of a mutual, beloved friend. Seeing each other again after 20 years apart reignites the love they’ve never forgotten, but Amanda and Dawson soon discover that the forces that drove them apart when they were younger pose even more threats today. Based on the novel by Nicholas Sparks.
The Best of Me/Film synopsis
Who killed Dawson Cole in the best of me?
Dawson saves the young man, but is killed when Crazy Ted shoots him in the head. At the same time, Amanda’s son has been in an accident and needs a heart transplant. The next day, Amanda is informed of Dawson’s death and she mourns for her loss.
Who is Frank in the best of me?
On March 12, Sebastian Arcelus and Gerald McRaney joined the cast of the film. Arcelus played Frank Reynolds, Amanda’s husband and father of her children, while McRaney played Tuck, a widower who takes in young Dawson and becomes a friend and father-figure to him.
What happened to Amanda’s daughter in the best of me?
She has a son, and, three years later, a daughter who tragically dies as a toddler from Leukemia. In the wake of their daughter’s death, Amanda’s husband becomes an alcoholic and their marriage ultimately becomes an unhappy one.
Why does the best of me have two endings?
There are two endings to the movie, in the alternative ending Dawson is killed by Abbie and Jared is given his heart when he needs a transplant after the accident. There are two versions to this film and it is for good reason. At the same time, Amanda’s son has been in an accident and needs a heart transplant.
What happened in the best of me?
Based on the bestselling novel by acclaimed author Nicholas Sparks, The Best of Me tells the story of Dawson and Amanda, two former high school sweethearts who find themselves reunited after 20 years apart, when they return to their small town for the funeral of a beloved friend.
Why are there 2 endings to the best of me?
Whats the difference between the best of me and the tears of joy Edition?
The theatrical version and the “Tears of Joy” version which has a different, happier ending. The ending for the “Tears of Joy” version makes a little more sense to the story than the theatrical one, which seems to go way over the top for the sake of drama and a painful ending than it really needs to.
What is the difference between the best of me and the best of me tears of joy Edition?
Why does Dawson go to jail in the best of me?
Dawson went to jail in the book for killing a local Dr. *Movie has him going to jail for killing his cousin Bobby Cole that was a COMPLETELY made up character in the movie!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I don’t understand why the director didn’t stay true to the book.
What is the alternate ending in the best of me?
There are two endings to the movie, in the alternative ending Dawson is killed by Abbie and Jared is given his heart when he needs a transplant after the accident.
What happens in the best of me tears of joy Edition?
When former high school sweethearts Dawson and Amanda (James Marsden and Michelle Monaghan) meet at a loved one’s funeral 20 years after tragedy separated them, their love is reignited. As they recall and relive the past, they come to a deeper understanding about the choices they’ve made.