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Where'd You Go, Bernadette (2019)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Mystery | 16 August 2019 (USA)
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A loving mom becomes compelled to reconnect with her creative passions after years of sacrificing herself for her family. Her leap of faith takes her on an epic adventure that jump-starts her life and leads to her triumphant rediscovery.

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Richard Linklater

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Richard Linklater (screenplay by), Holly Gent (screenplay by) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Cate Blanchett ... Bernadette Fox
Judy Greer ... Dr. Kurtz
Kristen Wiig ... Audrey
Troian Bellisario ... Becky
Billy Crudup ... Elgie
Laurence Fishburne
Steve Zahn ... David Walker
Megan Mullally ... Judy Toll
Jóhannes Haukur Jóhannesson ... Captain J. Rouverol
Claudia Doumit ... Iris
James Urbaniak ... Marcus Strang
Zoe Chao ... Soo-Lin
Emma Nelson ... Bee Branch
Kathryn Feeney ... Tamara the Pharmacy Employee
Kate Easton ... Tammy
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Based on the runaway bestseller, Where'd You Go, Bernadette is an inspiring comedy about Bernadette Fox "Academy Award winner Cate Blanchett", a loving mom who becomes compelled to reconnect with her creative passions after years of sacrificing herself for her family. Bernadette's leap of faith takes her on an epic adventure that jump-starts her life and leads to her triumphant rediscovery. Written by Annapurna Pictures

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Bernadette Fox has it all. A loving husband, and a brilliant daughter. But the one thing missing, is her. See more »

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Comedy | Drama | Mystery

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Rated PG-13 for some strong language and drug material | See all certifications »
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USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 August 2019 (USA) See more »

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Director Richard Linklater was attracted to the story because of the strong mother/daughter relationship, he being the father of three daughters and brother of two older sisters. See more »

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Mostly slow and boring
17 August 2019 | by productions-67945See all my reviews

I desperately wished for a Fast Forward for Acts I and II. Act three was marginally entertaining. Not much good in this week's new releases.


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