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R| 1 hr. 43 min.

Plot Summary
When their father passes away, four grown, world-weary siblings return to their childhood home and are requested -- with an admonition -- to stay there together for a week, along with their free-speaking mother (Jane Fonda) and a collection of spouses, exes and might-have-beens. As the brothers and sisters re-examine their shared history and the status of each tattered relationship among those who know and love them best, they reconnect in hysterically funny and emotionally significant ways.

Cast: Jason Bateman , Tina Fey , Jane Fonda , Adam Driver , Rose Byrne , Corey Stoll , Kathryn Hahn , Connie Britton

Director: Shawn Levy

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: Warner Bros. Pictures

This Is Where I Leave You (2014)

Release Date: September 12th, 2014|1 hr. 43 min.

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critic reviews ( 3 )
fan reviews ( 18 )
  • This comedy about a death is a funeral for the audience. show more

  • Bateman comes off well, humanizing his character with a strain of melancholy that’s one of the movie’s genuinely touching elements. Fey is all right, though she falls back on her patented shtick. Driver makes the most of his hipsterish role, nicely playing off the other siblings’ tension. show more

  • As a film it feels overly familiar, with some amusing scenes, but not enough to make for a wholly satisfying experience. show more

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  • November 11, 2014 toby knowby
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    As I sit here on veterans day I cant help but despise Jane Fonda. I will not see this movie because she is in it. A Vietnam Vet.

  • October 18, 2014 Ron Hersey
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    Watch anything with Jane Fonda? I love movies but nothing will I see with her in it.

  • October 11, 2014 Marsha
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    This movie was great. I hear it was very close to the book in plot and dialogue, but it was so good that I was glad I had not read the book and could experience the plot as it unfolded. I'm old-fashioned, so I loved Jane Fonda, Tina Fey, and Jason Bateman already. I also appreciated the way loose ends were quietly woven in before the movie ended. It was a lovely vacation from my own life and interesting romp in other lives.

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The 'This Is Where I Leave You' Posters Are Equal Parts Heartwarming, Awkward, and Hilarious (EXCLUSIVE)

Posted by
Kelly Woo on Jul 29th, 2014 10:00AM

This is where we share a first look at five heartwarming posters for "This Is Where I Leave You," the family dramedy starring Tina Fey, Jason Bateman, and Jane Fonda. The posters' taglines all touc...

'This Is Where I Leave You' Trailer: Jason Bateman, Tina Fey, and Adam Driver Are Grounded (VIDEO)

Posted by
Jenni Miller on May 28th, 2014 1:30PM

Grief does funny things to people, and sometimes, yeah, it can be pretty funny. Hey, you either laugh or you cry, right? Well, if we had to hang out with a grieving, dysfunctional family, we'd want it...

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