FILM: Like Crazy
Price Tag ($)
: 4 million
: Winner of the biggest prize at Sundance, the Grand Jury Prize for Drama, Drake Doremus' love story concerns a British college student (Felicity Jones) who falls head over heels for an American student (Anton Yelchin), but complications arise when she's banned from the U.S. after overstaying her visa. A lighter version of
, the film, which also stars Oscar nominee Jennifer Lawrence (
), sold to Paramount just 16 hours after it made its Sundance premiere, and Felicity Jones, one of Sundance's breakout stars, won a Special Jury Prize for her poignant performance. "Bruisingly bittersweet and made with tenderness that suggests personal significance,
chronicles a young love so deep it doesn't die, even when perhaps it should,"
wrote The Hollywood Reporter