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

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Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    While Weitz's story is diverting, the performances cut deeper than the film. show more

  • 70
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    Weitz gives all his actors room to shine. show more

  • 70
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    How, then, does "In Good Company" turn out for the better in spite of itself? No mystery at all. Whatever the fate of old media, or new media, for that matter, winning performances are here to stay.

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