• Wanderlust (2012)


Release Date: February 24th, 2012

DVD Release Date: June 19th, 2012

R |1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary

George (Paul Rudd) and Linda (Jennifer Aniston) have overextended, overstressed lives in Manhattan. After George loses his job, he and Linda have little choice but to move to Atlanta and stay with his terrible brother. On the way, the couple happen upon Elysium, an idyllic counterculture community, where money, careers and clothing are strictly optional. George and Linda think that they can make a fresh start in Elysium, only they may be trading one set of problems for another.

Cast: Paul Rudd, Jennifer Aniston, Justin Theroux, Malin Akerman, Kathryn Hahn, Lauren Ambrose, Ken Marino, Joe Lo Truglio

Director: David Wain

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Apatow Company

Distributors: Universal Pictures

Keywords: New York City , 2010s , Marriage , Cheeky , Playful , Temptation , Husband , Fall , Transformation , Witty , Wife , Lighthearted

Ratings & Reviews

  • 0
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    So you think you've seen silly? And smarmy? And inept? Wait till you see Wanderlust, though that's just a figure of speech; I'm not suggesting that you actually lay eyes on this naked grab for box office bucks. show more

  • 75
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    David Wain's riotous, raunchy, and more than a little raggedy showcase for Rudd's improv genius and Aniston's airy groundedness. He is gut-busting funny, she gently ticklish - ideal comic rapport. show more

  • 70
    The Hollywood Reporter

    Stars Paul Rudd and Jennifer Aniston find themselves at home here, playing against a stock-raising performance by Justin Theroux as the charismatic libertine who prompts their adventure. show more

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