• Fathers and Daughters (2016)

Fathers and Daughters

Release Date: July 8th, 2016

DVD Release Date: August 9th, 2016

R |1 hr 56 min

Plot Summary

A Pulitzer Prize-winning author (Russell Crowe) checks into a mental health facility after the death of his wife, while his daughter (Amanda Seyfried) falls for an aspiring novelist (Aaron Paul) years later.

Cast: Russell Crowe, Amanda Seyfried, Kylie Rogers, Aaron Paul, Diane Kruger, Bruce Greenwood, Jane Fonda, Quvenzhané Wallis

Director: Gabriele Muccino

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Voltage Pictures, Busted Shark

Keywords: Family, Father, Daughter, Moving, Growing up, Emotional, Transformation, Love, Gripping, Hospital, 2010s, 1990s

Ratings & Reviews

  • 38
    Sara StewartNew York Post

    Janet McTeer, Octavia Spencer, Diane Kruger and Jane Fonda brighten the screen momentarily, all in too-small roles. show more

  • 50
    Wendy IdeScreen International

    Seyfried is impressive in the role, mercurial and fragile, but with a flinty coldness deep within. show more

  • 60
    Deborah YoungThe Hollywood Reporter

    Bringing good old-fashioned Mediterranean emotion to a screenplay that feels oh so familiar, this modern-day weepie unapologetically plays to the crowd rather than the critics. show more

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