• In Good Company (2005)

In Good Company

Release Date: January 14th, 2005

DVD Release Date: May 10th, 2005

PG-13 |1 hr 50 min

Plot Summary

After years of working as an ad executive at a sports magazine, Dan Foreman (Dennis Quaid) is demoted and replaced with Carter Duryea (Topher Grace), a rising star in the business world who is young enough to be Dan's son. Carter's business style leaves Dan shaking his head and wondering if the young man is ready for the corporate world. Dan's life is further complicated when he learns his wife is pregnant and Carter is dating his daughter, Alex (Scarlett Johansson).

Cast: Dennis Quaid, Topher Grace, Scarlett Johansson, Marg Helgenberger, David Paymer, Clark Gregg, Philip Baker Hall, Selma Blair

Director: Paul Weitz , Chris Weitz

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Depth of Field

Distributors: Universal Pictures

Keywords: Wife, Forbidden love, Love, 2000s, Lighthearted, Charming, Rivalry, Daughter, Office, Family

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Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    Weitz gives all his actors room to shine. show more

  • 88
    Peter TraversRolling Stone

    Fresh comic thinking spices up this smart cookie of a satire from director-writer Paul Weitz (About a Boy). He makes it sexually provocative and subversively hilarious. show more

  • 88
    Allison BenediktChicago Tribune

    Grace and Quaid imbue what could have been caricatures--with heart, intelligence and great comic timing. show more

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