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PG-13| 1 hr. 43 min.

Plot Summary
Beth Winter (Diane Keaton), wife of a self-absorbed surgeon named Joseph (Kevin Kline), is decidedly lonely. One day while out driving with her daughter, Grace (Elisabeth Moss), Beth rescues a stray dog and later decides to keep it. The pooch, dubbed Freeway, fills the void in Beth's life, begins to crack Joseph's stern exterior, and acts as a matchmaker for Grace. Then, Joseph loses Freeway while out walking, leading to a frantic search that brings forth long-hidden resentments.

Cast: Diane Keaton , Kevin Kline , Dianne Wiest , Richard Jenkins , Sam Shepard , Mark Duplass , Elisabeth Moss , Ayelet Zurer

Director: Lawrence Kasdan

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: Sony Pictures Classics

Darling Companion (2012)

Release Date: April 20th, 2012|1 hr. 43 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 8 )
  • 63
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    Dog lovers will instantly warm to the handsome stray collie mix, but they may struggle to fully embrace the amiable but toothless adult story surrounding him. show more

  • 63
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    It's fun to watch Keaton and Kline together, bickering and (of course) bonding all over again. show more

  • 20
    Joe Neumaier New York Daily News

    The folksy shenanigans are well-intentioned but frankly interminable, with Kline's wry efficiency the best relief from all the yowling and whining. show more

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  • September 08, 2012 kimmyjune66
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    Great movie for the family.

  • September 03, 2012 NCW449
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    could have been so good and just wasn\'t! It had the story, the people and the dog but NOTHING seemed to fit. It just went on and on and reminded me of mercury broken by a disconnect...horrible 2 hours.

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