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Safety Not Guaranteed

(2012)

Rated R for language including some sexual references.

R In Theaters 06/8/2012 , 85min.
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Plot & Details

When an unusual classified ad inspires three cynical Seattle magazine employees to look for the story behind it, they discover a mysterious eccentric named Kenneth, a likable but paranoid supermarket clerk, who believes he's solved the riddle of time travel and intends to depart again soon. Together, they embark on a hilarious, smart, and unexpectedly heartfelt journey that reveals how far believing can take you.

Independent Spirit Awards

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2012 Independent Spirit Awards Best First Film Colin Trevorrow Nominated
2012 Independent Spirit Awards Best First Film Stephanie Langhoff Nominated
2012 Independent Spirit Awards Best First Screenplay Derek Connolly Won
2012 Independent Spirit Awards Best First Film Marc Turtletaub Nominated
2012 Independent Spirit Awards Best First Film Peter Saraf Nominated
2012 Independent Spirit Awards Best First Film Derek Connolly Nominated

Sundance Film Festival

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2012 Sundance Film Festival Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award: Dramatic Derek Connolly Won
2012 Sundance Film Festival Film Presented Nominated

SXSW

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2012 SXSW Film Presented Nominated

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