• Hello I Must Be Going (2012)

Hello I Must Be Going

Release Date: September 7th, 2012

DVD Release Date: January 29th, 2013

R |1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary

A divorcee (Melanie Lynskey) moves back in with her parents and begins a clandestine affair with a 19-year-old suitor (Christopher Abbott).

Cast: Melanie Lynskey, Blythe Danner, John Rubinstein, Sara Chase, Daniel Eric Gold, Julie White, Damian Young, Christopher Abbott

Director: Todd Louiso

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Next Wednesday Productions

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Todd McCarthyThe Hollywood Reporter

    A credibly drawn central character is trapped inside a half-cooked dramatic stew in Hello I Must Be Going. show more

  • 88
    New York Post

    There are some catches, including a breathy-voiced indie-rock soundtrack so bad you wonder if it's contributing to Amy's malaise. But overall, the comedy is a lovely showcase for Lynskey and the rest of the cast. show more

  • 75
    Roger EbertChicago Sun-Times

    I can imagine a broader comedy in which the situation might work. Remember Mrs. Robinson or Stifler's mom? But here there's a fugitive undercurrent of sincerity. Hello, I Must Be Going raises questions it doesn't have the answers for. show more

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