Nerve is set in the current modern digital age, where teenage millennials live in an open-source world of access and exposure. A graduating senior, Venus (Emma Roberts, whose character goes by “Vee”) is struggling with some life choices: should she go to the expensive colleges of her dream on the west coast, and should she finally tell the star quarterback (J.P, played by Brian Marc) that she’s always had a crush on him? Best friend Sydney (Emily Meade) decides Vee is too reserved and not taking enough chances, and thus speaks to J.P. on her behalf, only to end up with Vee receiving a small shower of public humiliation. Continue reading Nerve Unnerves but Never Puts It All Together
A good girl high school student with two friends – a male friend, Tommy, who is not a boyfriend and a girlfriend, Sydney, who is not a girlfriend – takes a walk on the wild side through a game accessed on social media.
It does not go well.