The Good Life is a 2007 drama about Jason (Mark Webber), a struggling young man who works at a gas station in a small town. Despite Jason's best efforts, he is financially unsuccessful and has to take care of his needy mother, Diane (Deborah Rush). Jason is unable to keep up with the bills and he and his mother are forced to spend the winter with no heat. Jason's sister Dana (Drea de Matteo) is unable to help, with a new child and a difficult husband Darryl (Donal Logue). If that isn't enough, Jason has a former high school classmate, Tad (Chris Klein), who bullies him because of his own failed dreams. Jason has only one bright spot in his life, Frances (Zooey Deschanel), a bright young girl that Jason has his eye on. Can Jason overcome these seemingly insurmountable obstacles and find happiness? The Good Life was written and directed by professional skateboarder Steve Berra.