Kate later finds a bloody Mercer sitting on the side of a road and takes him to a hotel. Not wanting to get sidetracked, he tries to leave the others behind in a motel room, but when Buddy threatens to steal the car, Mercer tells him that the car belongs to his girlfriend, and Buddy, Rid, and Joely leave without Mercer in Kate's car. He told Hynes that any of his songs could be used in the film; Hynes said that, in post-production, he tested every one of Ward's songs, including instrumental versions, in the final cut. Writer-director Martin Hynes referred to the film as "very uncomfortably autobiographical". Singer and guitarist M. Hynes said of the meeting, "I think we really [got] each other," and Pucci accepted the role a week later.
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"...Prince Edward ruthlessly pilages his way through Scotland..."
This scene seems to go on forever and gets tiresome really quickly. He passes through Fallon, Nevada to meet up with the seductive Joely Jena Malonehis middle school crush. New York Daily News. Soon after leaving, a cell phone in the car rings, and Mercer finds himself talking to the owner of the car, Kate Zooey Deschanelwho lends him her car on the condition that he calls regularly to describe his trip to her. Hynes watched Pucci's film Thumbsucker and thought that "We'd be so lucky to have him.