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R| 1 hr. 31 min.

Plot Summary
In Los Angeles, longtime lovers (Hamish Linklater, Miranda July) make radical changes in their lives after deciding to adopt a sickly stray cat.

Cast: Hamish Linklater , Miranda July , David Warshofsky , Isabella Acres , Joe Putterlik , Angela Trimbur , Mary Passeri , Kathleen Gati

Director: Miranda July

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Roadside Attractions

The Future (2011)

Release Date: July 29th, 2011|1 hr. 31 min.

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fan reviews ( 3 )
  • July also narrates the film, in voiceover, as the cat, and every time she does, it's a white-knuckle thing. You have to hold on until she stops. show more

  • A meditation on mortality, on loneliness, on the way technology and narcissism have intersected to create a fascinating monster, The Future is all of this and more. What Frank Capra would have made of it, who knows? But he would have liked its star. show more

  • Sometimes these characters say things worth hearing. But too often, and in contrast to her first feature, "Me and You and Everyone We Know," July's calculated delivery doesn't reveal the profundity required to elevate it beyond a self-conscious deadpan. show more

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  • August 19, 2011 trryinlandempire
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    A beautiful work of art, a perfect film. Love it.

  • August 13, 2011 norman
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    It\'s the most stuped movie I ever seen. I never thought it would be like a stupid movie

  • August 12, 2011 nw00000000099540
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    Dark and Light. Very honest and real

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Miranda July is one of those terribly aggravating people who is exquisitely talented in a variety of mediums but too awesome not to want to be best friends with, if that makes any sense. Her...

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