All the Light in the Sky Poster

Release Date: 2012

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 19 min

Plot Summary
A visit from her young niece (Sophia Takal) prompts a middle-aged actress (Jane Adams) whose career is on the wane to ponder the state of her life.

Cast: Jane Adams, Sophia Takal, Kent Osborne, Larry Fessenden, Lawrence Michael Levine, David Siskind, Allison Baar, Simon Barrett

Director: Joe Swanberg

Genres: Drama

Ratings & Reviews

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  • Marie is middle-aged and at a crossroads in All the Light in the Sky, a movie that feels the same way — listless and searching and on its way toward something good. show more

  • 65

    Where the film excels is in capturing the quiet revelations in Marie's life over the few days it chronicles — revelations that represent the aftermath of choices made years before, when expectations were higher. show more

  • In Joe Swanberg's disaffected little film, the drama is never explicit, or even fully conscious. show more

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