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PG-13| 1 hr. 37 min.

Plot Summary
A New York college adviser (Josh Radnor) becomes involved with a student (Elizabeth Olsen) when he returns to his alma mater in Ohio for a favorite professor's (Richard Jenkins) retirement party.

Cast: Josh Radnor , Elizabeth Olsen , Richard Jenkins , Allison Janney , John Magaro , Elizabeth Reaser , Zac Efron , Kate Burton

Director: Josh Radnor

Genres: Comedy drama, Romance

Distributor: IFC Films

Liberal Arts (2012)

Release Date: September 14th, 2012|1 hr. 37 min.

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critic reviews ( 3 )
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • Radnor and Olsen are so funny and touching you want to say happythankyoumoreplease. What you get is frustratingly less. Still, to the movie's refreshingly uncynical credit, you feel for them. show more

  • Nostalgia for the groves of academe weighs heavily on Liberal Arts, which both exploits and undermines romanticized memories of campus life. show more

  • An artful blend of tenderness and sharp, clear-eyed observations. Its characters talk like real people -- who also happen to be smart, appealing and thoughtful. show more

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