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St. Vincent

PG-13| 1 hr. 43 min.

Plot Summary

Maggie (McCarthy), a single mother, moves into a new home in Brooklyn with her 12-year old son, Oliver (Lieberher). Forced to work long hours, she has no choice but to leave Oliver in the care of their new neighbor, Vincent (Murray), a retired curmudgeon with a penchant for alcohol and gambling. An odd friendship soon blossoms between the improbable pair. Together with a pregnant stripper named Daka (Watts), Vincent brings Oliver along on all the stops that make up his daily routine - the race track, a strip club, and the local dive bar. Vincent helps Oliver grow to become a man, while Oliver begins to see in Vincent something that no one else is able to: a misunderstood man with a good heart.

Cast: Bill Murray , Melissa McCarthy , Naomi Watts , Chris O'Dowd , Jaeden Lieberher , Terrence Howard , Kimberly Quinn , Donna Mitchell

Director: Theodore Melfi

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: Weinstein Co.

St. Vincent (2014)

Release Date: October 10th, 2014|1 hr. 43 min.

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critic reviews ( 3 )
fan reviews ( 24 )
  • Stay in your seat for the end credits, in which Murray waters a dying plant and karaokes to Bob Dylan's "Shelter from the Storm." That alone is worth double the price of admission. show more

  • The problem on which the movie turns is this: Bill Murray’s natural quality as an actor exudes self-knowledge and knowledge of the world. If he looks depressed, the aura suggests, it’s not because he knows less than we do. He knows more. Murray brings that quality to bear in St. Vincent, but it doesn’t fit. show more

  • A film in which precocious kids say things real kids never would, and larcenous drunks come off as adorable. show more

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  • April 06, 2015 rmarston14
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    Seriously, great work!

  • April 06, 2015 rmarston14
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    Nice review Emily, I particularly enjoyed the "mainly because of Bill" part :)

  • April 02, 2015 emilyascione
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    Also I always enjoy Naomi Watts...

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The 'St. Vincent' Trailer Showcases the Bill Murray We All Know and Love

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Katie Roberts on July 1, 2014

Between popping up at bachelor parties and crashing engagement photo sessions, Bill Murray found time to shoot a new movie, "St. Vincent," the trailer for which has made its debut. Murray stars as ...

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