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Two Weeks (2006)

 -  Comedy | Drama  -  20 October 2006 (USA)
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In this bittersweet comedy, four adult siblings gather at their dying mother's house in North Carolina for what they expect to be a quick, last goodbye. Instead, they find themselves ... See full summary »

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In this bittersweet comedy, four adult siblings gather at their dying mother's house in North Carolina for what they expect to be a quick, last goodbye. Instead, they find themselves trapped-- together -- for two weeks. Written by Crooked-Lake

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mother | dying | sunglasses | dinner | airport | See more »

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What are the moments that define your life?

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Comedy | Drama

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Rated R for language, including some sexual references | See all certifications »
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20 October 2006 (USA)  »

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$2,400,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$25,829 (USA) (2 March 2007)

Gross:

$45,816 (USA) (16 March 2007)
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Wil Wheaton read for the part of Keith Bergman. See more »

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The family is supposed to be in the area of Charlotte, North Carolina. Yet when Barry tries to retrieve his baggage from the airport and gets arrested and Keith ends up bailing him out, you can clearly see that they are actually at the Sumner County courthouse, which is in northern Tennessee, above Nashville. See more »

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Barry Bergman: [on the phone] Look, the honest to God truth, I'm down here because my mother is dying. I want you to do this for her... Yeah, it's like her last wish, something she never had... Yeah, she really wants high-speed Internet access... No good she'll be dead by then. Is there some rush fee I can pay?
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Wonderful, sweet film
2 March 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is truly representative of what losing a loved one feels like--of course, sad. But, there is an element of humor, reaching for relief while recognizing in utter submission, our own mortality. And, of course, there is anger.

This film is worth seeing. It was sweet and a wonderful tribute to a family going through a phase of life that we all will see.

Sallie Fields and all the actors did a fantastic job. Thank you for making a film that means something. No car chases, but meaningful words and great acting.

The R rating seems to be very harsh compared to the language.


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