Lost and DeliriousJuly 20, 2001
A newcomer to a posh girls boarding school discovers that her two senior roommates are lovers.
Release Year: 2001
Rating: 6.9/10 (10,606 voted)
Critic's Score: 53/100
Stars: Piper Perabo, Jessica Paré, Mischa Barton
Lost and Delirious is the story of three adolescent girls' first love, their discovery of sexual passion, and their search for identities. Set in a posh, private boarding school surrounded by luxuriant, green forest, Lost and Delirious moves swiftly from academic routine, homesickness, and girlish silliness to the darker region of lover's intrigue.
Writers: Susan Swan, Judith Thompson
Pauline 'Paulie' Oster
Victoria 'Tori' Moller
Mary 'Mouse' Bedford
(as Emily Vancamp)
Grace Lynn Kung
(as Grace Kung)
Friends. Roommates. Lovers.
Release Date: 20 July 2001
Filming Locations: Bishop's University, Lennoxville, Québec, Canada
Opening Weekend: $41,215
(8 July 2001)
(2 September 2001)
Did You Know?
After a few years of playing adult roles, this was the first of three high school roles in a row for Piper Perabo. She was cast as a teenager, although she was already in her mid-20's at the time. She'd already been a bartender and a government agent, amongst other roles in other movies.
When Ms. Bannet, Victoria and Pauline are at the black board during the math class, parts of the equation appear without Pauline writing it.
She's the only person who ever loved me, you know?
[Fay Vaughn nods]
I think I'll die without her.
Sometimes I forget what kind of person I am because I interact with so
many dull, selfish, and fearful people. This movie is about following
your beliefs and living what you feel. It is about recognizing what you
"live for". going after it with all that you are, and righteously being
destroyed if you do not succeed. I became more and more absorbed in the
film as it progressed and was deeply moved by its climax. I think the
acting was superb and the dialog terrific. I also was very affected by
the accompanying music. The situational and dialectical drama strongly
complimented each other and I felt the angst, disbelief, and compassion