Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, c2012.
1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Includes English and dubbed Spanish soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English (SDH), French or Spanish.
Robert De Niro, Paul Dano, Julianne Moore, Olivia Thirlby, Lili Taylor, Wes Studi.
Writer/director, Paul Weitz ; producers, Paul Weitz, Andrew Miano, Michael Costigan ; director of photography, Declan Quinn ; editor, Joan Sobel ; music, Badly Drawn Boy.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2012.
Based on the memoir "Another bullshit night in Suck City" by Nick Flynn.
Special features: The heart of being Flynn.
MPAA rating: R; for language throughout, some sexual content, drug use, and brief nudity.
A compelling exploration of the unbreakable yet fragile bonds between parent and child. Nick Flynn is a young writer seeking to define himself. His father Jonathan, however, scrapes through life on his own terms and has not seen his son in 18 years. Taking a job at a homeless shelter, Nick finds purpose in his own life and work until one night Jonathan arrives seeking a bed. To give the two of them a shot at a real future, Nick wrestles with the notion of reaching out to his dad.
MW, 7-12; 9-12(add)
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