The Open Road Poster

Release Date: August 28th, 2009

DVD Release Date: November 11th, 2009

PG-13|1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary
While playing minor league baseball in Texas, Carlton Garrett (Justin Timberlake) receives word from his grandfather (Harry Dean Stanton) that his mother, Katherine (Mary Steenburgen), needs a life-saving operation. When Garrett reaches the hospital, his mother refuses to undergo the surgery until Kyle (Jeff Bridges) -- Garrett's estranged, former-baseball star father -- is present. Garrett then travels to Ohio with his pal Lucy (Kate Mara) to convince his unreliable father to return home.

Cast: Jeff Bridges, Justin Timberlake, Kate Mara, Harry Dean Stanton, Lyle Lovett, Mary Steenburgen, Douglas M. Griffin, Wayne Douglas Morgan

Director: Michael Meredith

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Odd Lot Entertainment

Distributors: Anchor Bay Entertainment

Keywords: Mother, Touching, Transformation, Amusing, Hotel, Son, Father, 2000s, Friend, Quest, Tense, Hospital

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