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The Squid and the Whale

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We've listed a number of streaming and cable services - including rental, purchase, and subscription choices - along with the availability of 'The Squid and the Whale' on each platform. Now, before we get into all the details of how you can watch 'The Squid and the Whale' right now, here are some finer points about the Emerging Pictures drama flick.

Released 2005, 'The Squid and the Whale' stars Jeff Daniels, Laura Linney, Jesse Eisenberg, Owen Kline The R movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 20 min, and received a score of 82 (out of 100) on Metacritic, which collated reviews from 37 top critics.

Interested in knowing what the movie's about? Here's the plot: "A pair of brothers living in Brooklyn are caught in the middle of, and deeply affected by, the divorce of their erudite parents, Bernard (Jeff Daniels) and Joan Berkman (Laura Linney). Older sibling Walt (Jesse Eisenberg) sides with dad and acts out at school, while younger brother Frank (Owen Kline) quietly backs up mom. The household tension rises further when Joan's writing career takes off and surpasses the failed ambitions of her professor ex-husband."

'The Squid and the Whale' is currently available to rent, purchase, or stream via subscription on iTunes Store, VUDU, Amazon.com, YouTube, and Crackle .

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