A lonely obese boy everyone calls "Butter" is about to make history. He is going to eat himself to death-live on the Internet-and everyone is invited to watch. When he first makes the ... See full summary »


Paul A. Kaufman


Paul A. Kaufman (screenplay), Erin Jade Lange (book)

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Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Mira Sorvino ... Marian
Annabeth Gish ... Doctor Jennice
McKaley Miller ... Anna McGinn
Mykelti Williamson ... Professor Dunn
Brian Van Holt ... Frank
Monte Markham ... Dr. Kaufman
Jack Griffo ... Parker
Ravi Patel ... Doctor Bean
John Kassir ... Billy
Jake Austin Walker ... Jeremy
Molly Malin ... Student
Taj Speights ... Nate
Natalie Valerin ... Jeanie
Matthew Gold ... Tucker Smith
Adain Bradley ... Trent


A lonely obese boy everyone calls "Butter" is about to make history. He is going to eat himself to death-live on the Internet-and everyone is invited to watch. When he first makes the announcement online to his classmates, Butter expects pity, insults, and possibly sheer indifference. What he gets are morbid cheerleaders rallying around his deadly plan. Yet as their dark encouragement grows, it begins to feel a lot like popularity. And that feels good. But what happens when Butter reaches his suicide deadline? Can he live with the fallout if he doesn't go through with his plans?

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