• Going the Distance (2010)

Going the Distance

Release Date: September 3rd, 2010

DVD Release Date: November 30th, 2010

R |1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary

Erin (Drew Barrymore) and Garrett (Justin Long) are very much in love. When Erin moves to San Francisco to finish her journalism degree and Garrett stays behind in New York to work in the music industry, they gamely keep the romance alive with webcams and frequent-flyer miles. But just when it seems the lovers will soon be reunited, they each score a big break that could separate them for good.

Cast: Drew Barrymore, Justin Long, Charlie Day, Jason Sudeikis, Christina Applegate, Ron Livingston, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Jim Gaffigan

Director: Nanette Burstein

Genres: Romantic comedy

Production Co: Offspring Entertainment

Distributors: Warner Bros. Pictures

Keywords: Charming , 2010s , Love , Friend , Spirited , Lighthearted , Growing up , Sister , New York City

Ratings & Reviews

  • 40
    Michelle OrangeMovieline

    The disconcerting thing is how easy it is to fool viewers into being satisfied with not being involved, or even entertained - as long as they can RELATE. show more

  • 63
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    The movie avoids most of the romantic comedy cliches, and its leads are appealing. That's almost enough for me. But not quite. show more

  • 20
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    Going the Distance is, in a way, a remarkable film: It's hard to imagine any romantic comedy going wrong in so many different ways. show more

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