Veronica Mars (2014)
Veronica Mars SynopsisOn the eve of graduating law school, Veronica Mars has put Neptune and her amateur sleuthing days behind her. While interviewing at high-end New York law firms, Veronica Mars gets a call from her ex-boyfriend Logan who has been accused of murder. Veronica heads back to Neptune just to help Logan find an attorney, but when things don't seem right with how Logan's case is perceived and handled, Veronica finds herself being pulled back into a life she thought she had left behind.
Veronica Mars Release Date
In Theaters March 14, 2014
Veronica Mars Credits
Starring: Kristen Bell, Enrico Colantoni, Jason Dohring, Ryan Hansen and Percy Daggs III
Written by: Rob Thomas
Directed by: Rob Thomas
Produced by: Dan Etheridge, Danielle Stokdyk, and Rob Thomas
MPAA Rating: [ PG-13 ]
Distributor: Warner Bros.
External Info: Veronica Mars Official Website
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"We were built by fans so we’ll try to do our best to keep the momentum going through that," Thomas says. "We’re hoping to go to Comic-Con, maybe have some footage to show at Comic-Con. We have a documentary following the making of the movie." Hopefully with lots of Kristen Bell and Percy Daggs III blowing people minds by still being adorable together over 30.
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