• A Home at the End of the World (2004)

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Release Date: July 23rd, 2004

DVD Release Date: November 2nd, 2004

R|1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary
Bobby (Colin Farrell), a rough teenager, lives in Cleveland in a family burdened by tragedy. After he meets Jonathan (Dallas Roberts), a gay teen repressed by his mother (Sissy Spacek), the two boys become best friends. When Bobby later reunites with Jonathan in New York as a young man, Bobby finds him living with a laid-back woman named Clare (Robin Wright Penn), and the three friends plan to form their own family -- until Bobby and Clare's budding romance gets in the way.

Cast: Colin Farrell, Robin Wright, Dallas Roberts, Sissy Spacek, Matt Frewer, Erik Smith, Harris Allan, Andrew Chalmers

Director: Michael Mayers

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Hart-Sharp Entertainment, Killer Films, John Wells Productions, Plymouth Projects

Distributors: Warner Bros. Pictures

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  • The beautiful Wright Penn has a harder time anchoring the free-spirited Clare in territory that feels honest and true - there's a stagey quality to the actress' performance that goes beyond the stagey quality of her character. show more

  • Cunningham's 1990 novel makes an assured, if not entirely satisfying, transition to the big screen in this terrifically acted exploration of the bonds that transcend traditional notions of family. show more

  • How many movies these days leave you wanting more? The funny and heartfelt Home is a small treasure. show more

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