Two North Carolina teens, Landon Carter and Jamie Sullivan, are thrown together after Landon gets into trouble and is sentenced to perform community service.
“A Walk to Remember” is a 2002 American coming-of-age romantic drama film directed by Adam Shankman and starring Mandy Moore and Shane West. The film is based on the 1999 novel of the same name by Nicholas Sparks.
The plot of the film follows a high school senior named Landon Carter (played by Shane West) who falls in love with a shy and conservative girl named Jamie Sullivan (played by Mandy Moore). As they get to know each other, Landon discovers that Jamie has a terminal illness, but the two still fall deeply in love with each other.
The film received mixed reviews from critics but was a commercial success, grossing over $47 million worldwide against its $11 million budget. The film’s soundtrack, which included songs by Mandy Moore, Switchfoot, and others, was also successful, reaching the top ten on the Billboard 200 chart.
“A Walk to Remember” has become a popular romantic film among audiences and is often regarded as a classic in the romance genre.