• Somewhere (2010)

Somewhere

Release Date: December 22nd, 2010

DVD Release Date: April 19th, 2011

R |1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary

While recuperating from an injury at Beverly Hills' famed Chateau Marmont, bad-boy actor Johnny Marco (Stephen Dorff) receives a visit from his young daughter, Cleo (Elle Fanning). Though his mind is not on parenting, she has a way of inserting herself into her father's daily routine. Slowly, the two bond, forcing Johnny to re-examine his life of excesses and his relationship with Cleo.

Cast: Stephen Dorff, Elle Fanning, Chris Pontius, Michelle Monaghan, Laura Chiatti, Simona Ventura, Benicio Del Toro, Lala Sloatman

Director: Sofia Coppola

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: American Zoetrope, Medusa Film

Keywords: Melodramatic, Transformation, Mother, Father, 2000s, Car, Sacrifice, Engaging, Daughter, Offbeat, Hotel

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    The Hollywood Reporter

    After her foray into historical costumers with "Marie Antoinette," Sofia Coppola makes a happy return to "Lost in Translation" territory in the cutback charmer Somewhere, which illuminates the emptiness of a movie star's life in Los Angeles through close observation and gentle irony. show more

  • 79
    Ella TaylorNPR

    By the end of Somewhere, all I could summon up was a fervent wish-you-well - not for him, but for his beguiling elf of a child. show more

  • 100
    Stephanie ZacharekMovieline

    Coppola is a filmmaker who fills up a big canvas with small moments: That's the opposite of working in miniature, even though she's attuned to the tiniest details. show more

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Awards

Winner Golden Lion for best movie
Mostra del Cinema di Venezia (2010)