• The Confirmation (2016)

The Confirmation

Release Date: March 18th, 2016

PG-13 |1 hr 41 min

Plot Summary

A quiet weekend turns into an adventure when a down-on-his-luck carpenter (Clive Owen) and his 8-year-old son (Jaeden Lieberher) search for the thieves that stole the man's toolbox.

Cast: Clive Owen, Jaeden Lieberher, Maria Bello, Robert Forster, Tim Blake Nelson, Patton Oswalt, Matthew Modine, Stephen Tobolowsky

Director: Bob Nelson

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Lighthouse Pictures

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Rex ReedObserver

    In this case two mesmerizing performances by Clive Owen and his astounding co-star, a remarkably adroit child actor named Jaeden Lieberher, who is going places fast. show more

  • 88
    Tirdad DerakhshaniPhiladelphia Inquirer

    The Confirmation is a powerful directorial debut from 59-year-old writer Bob Nelson, who received an Oscar nomination for his first screenplay, Nebraska. show more

  • 75
    Soren AndersenThe Seattle Times

    A surprisingly sweet-spirited picture about a man’s redemption and a boy’s initiation into the ways of the world. show more

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