Honor Society is a romantic comedy that centers around that highly desired Harvard recommendation. It stars Angourie Rice as the lead character. Most audiences know her for playing Betsy in Spider-Man: Homecoming and as the Young Stephanie Conway in Senior Year. Gaten Matarazzo is the last Stranger Things Actor I expected to star in a Rom-Com, but here he is breaking boundaries!
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Honor is part of the Honor Society. An Elite group of overachievers in high school competing for that single spot for a Harvard scholarship. In Ivy League Schools, It doesn’t matter how smart you are because it is not enough. Academics alone is inadequate because there is a preference for a well-rounded personality. Students of the Honor Society must be active in extra-curricular activities too.
Honor knows that, and she has been preparing for this All her life. Aside from having consistently perfect grades, She is the leader of the Karate Club, and she volunteers for the charity. High school is an embodiment of hell for her; she knows she belongs at Harvard. A Place where being intelligent is cool and the gateway to a successful career.
She assumes the scholarship is hers because she poured her heart and soul into it. Only to find out she is only a top 4. She will try to sabotage her rivals so she can achieve her goals. Her biggest hindrance, though, is Michael. (Gaten Matarazzo) A well-liked nerdy guy has been outshining her as the school’s resident genius. So she decided to play dirty by distracting him from his studies. Honor is aware that she is not only brains but also attractive. She will try to seduce Michael to make him unable to focus on his studies. All of this will backfire, though. After all, she starts developing romantic feelings for him because she is such a nice guy.