• Paddleton (2019)

Paddleton

Release Date: 2019

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 29 min

Plot Summary

An unlikely friendship between two misfit neighbors becomes an unexpected emotional journey when the younger man is diagnosed with terminal cancer.

Cast: Mark Duplass, Ray Romano, Marguerite Moreau, Christine Woods, Alexandra Billings, Kadeem Hardison, Matt Bush, Dendrie Taylor

Director: Alexandre Lehmann

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Duplass Brothers Productions

Ratings & Reviews

  • 85
    Todd GilchristTheWrap

    Paddleton is quietly funny and full of compassion — the kind of movie that, much like its characters, feels likely to get overlooked or ignored but proves surprisingly rewarding once you make the effort to look past its surface. show more

  • 70
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    Paddleton sneaks up on you, wresting its way into your heart even while you're trying to resist its overly determined quirkiness. show more

  • 88
    Monica CastilloRogerEbert.com

    Romano’s performance in Paddleton is an incredible work of humor. He creates a character capable of annoying anyone who’s just met him. Many of the movie’s funniest moments allow Romano to play this awkward being to his full, cringe-inducing potential. show more

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