‘Along for the Ride’: Everything We Know About Netflix’s Rom-Com Movie

Netflix unveils the official trailer for “Along for the Ride”. It was added to Netflix’s collection of teen rom-coms on Netflix and also became such a live-action adaptation of Sarah Dessen’s novel of that exact name. Netflix also picked up all four of Dessen’s works for such an adaptation and also became the first to be given the green light for production.

This Netflix teen adaptation was written by Sofia Alvarez who also worked with Netflix on To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before and its two sequels like the Eric Andre FXX series Man Seeking Woman. Alvarez is also directing the film and he is set to make his directorial debut as well.

This project produced Arcade’s Bryan Unkeless and Eric Newman with Alyssa Rodrigues, Sian MacArthur and Erika Hampson then executive producers.

Along the ride: plot

The film’s story is based on the 2009 young adult novel of the same name by Sarah Dessen who has also written 15 books in the category. In 2017, Dessen received the Margaret A., Edwards Award from the American Library Association for such a significant and enduring contribution to young adult literature. We mentioned that this is one of four Dessen novels to be picked up by Netflix. The other three appear to be This Lullaby, Once and For All, and The Truth About Forever.

It reveals the summer before college as Auden meets such a strange Eli who is kind of an insomniac while Colby’s seaside sleeps with the two embarking on the grand quest to help Auden live the fun life and carefree of a teenager like she was never experienced as what she wanted.

He also reveals that the nights have always been Auden’s time and given her the chance to run away from everything going on around her. After that, she also meets Eli, a fellow insomniac who becomes her nocturnal guide. Now with such an endless amount of summer nights between them and whatever else can happen.

Along the Ride 'Netflix Movie: What We Know So Far

Along the walk: distribution

Netflix has already declared the main cast and the supporting cast of the film which contains such a mix of established actors and also newcomers. It features Emma Pasarow as protagonist Auden, Belmont Cameli as lover Eli. Andie MacDowell as Auden’s mother, Kate Bosworth as her stepmother Heidi, and Dermot Mulroney as Auden’s father.

There are also numerous supporting roles featuring Laura Karuiki, Genevieve Hannelius as Leah, Samia Finnerty as Esther, Paul Karmiyan as Adam, Marcus Scribner as Wallace, and Riccardo Hurtado as Jake.

Trailer |  On the way for the ride - Netflix Tudum

On the way: production status

Filming for Along for the Ride is reported to have started on April 22.n/a 290021, in California Beach, North Carolina, and will continue to Wilmington, Kure Beach and Oak Island. Production wrapped on June 4, 2021. Maximum filming had been done at night, as the plot revolved around nighttime adventures between their two insomniac characters.

Filming ended on the 15thand November 2022.

Watch: The Trailer

On the way for the ride: release date

Netflix has currently unveiled the movie preview for 2022 and one of the announcements has also been made to premiere on Netflix on the 22nd.n/a April 2022 on Friday. The movie trailer dropped on the 24thand March with a caption: “The summer before college, Auden meets the mysterious Eli, an insomniac companion While the seaside town of Co0lby sleeps, the two embark on the nightly quest to help; Auden discovers fun, carelessness and teenage life as she would never have wanted.

Here is the trailer:

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