Alex of Venice Poster

Release Date: April 17th, 2015

R|1 hr 26 min

Plot Summary
After her stay-at-home husband (Chris Messina) leaves her, a workaholic lawyer (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) finds that she is not completely up to the tasks of caring for her young son, ailing father (Don Johnson) and household all by herself.

Cast: Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Chris Messina, Don Johnson, Katie Nehra, Derek Luke, Timm Sharp, Skylar Gaertner, Troy Garity

Director: Chris Messina

Genres: Drama

Distributors: Screen Media Films

Ratings & Reviews

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  • The movie’s quirky setting pays off dividends where you least expect them. At such moments, the movie’s humanism finally seems unforced, and everything is the better for that. show more

  • As she flails through a few dubious choices, the character may be on the kind of self-discovery path we've seen in countless other films; but Winstead makes the outcome seem far from preordained. show more

  • Chris Messina is eventually a little too indifferent to the machinations of the plot, but the film, however inescapably sentimental, is a romantic daydream that casts a lovely spell. show more

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