• Youth in Oregon (2017)

Youth in Oregon

Release Date: February 3rd, 2017

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 39 min

Plot Summary

When 79-year-old curmudgeon Raymond (Frank Langella) makes arrangements to be euthanized in Oregon, his family refuses to accept his decision. But when another family emergency arises, Raymond's daughter Kate (Christina Applegate) turns to her husband, Brian (Billy Crudup), for a little help. So Brian reluctantly volunteers to drive the cantankerous Raymond and his wine-loving wife, Estelle (Mary Kay Place), to Oregon.

Cast: Frank Langella, Billy Crudup, Christina Applegate, Mary Kay Place, Josh Lucas, Nicola Peltz, Alex Shaffer, Geoffrey Owens

Director: Joel David Moore

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Campfire, Orion Pictures, Sundial Pictures, Samuel Goldwyn Films

Keywords: Car, 2010s, Daughter, Cheeky, Husband, Emotional, Offbeat, Escape, Pursuit, Love, Sacrifice

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Glenn KennyRogerEbert.com

    Is this all well-acted? It certainly is, especially by Langella. But all things being equal, I’d prefer to see him in a revival of “The Man Who Came To Dinner.” show more

  • 50
    Rex ReedObserver

    The terrific cast is well worth watching, but everything else about this wayward movie mistake leaves you feeling just awful. show more

  • 40
    Sheri LindenThe Hollywood Reporter

    A drama that struggles to breathe life into its death-themed narrative. show more

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