|The Derby Race|
Bobby offers James some pointers on announcing the Derby Race game. Across the park, Em watches on. In this scene: James (Jesse Eisenberg), Bobby (Bill Hader), Paulette (Kristen Wiig), Em (Kristen Stewart)
Welcome to Adventureland, where the worst job imaginable is about to inadvertently turn into the summer that changes everything. Recent college grad, James Brennan had big plans to spend the summer on a life-altering trek through Europe, but when his parents have financial troubles James gets a summer job at the run down local amusement park, Adventureland, where he falls in love with a witty co-worker, Emily Lewin. In that bizarrely shady workplace, the young carnies have unforgettable and painful learning experiences about life, love and trust while James discovers what he truly values.
On a moonlit night in Los Angeles, something darting out of the shadows causes siblings Ellie and Jimmy to suddenly swerve their car off the road and plunge into a ravine. They escape with their lives, but are forever changed by the accident. Suddenly, the career driven Ellie and scrawny Jimmy find themselves blessed with increased physical strength, heightened sensibilities and undeniable allure to everyone around them. But, what happened to them that night wasn't just an accident and what seemed like fate was really something more. New impulses are taking over them, and Ellie and Jimmy can no longer control their newfound powers. They must solve the mystery and break the curse before it completely consumes everything in its path. Starring, in alphabetical order: Christina Ricci, Jesse Eisenberg, Joshua Jackson, Milo Ventimiglia, Mya, Portia de Rossi, Shannon Elizabeth