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When a couple decides to adopt a stray cat their perspective on life changes radically, literally altering the course of time and space and testing their faith in each other and themselves.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Jason
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Sophie / Voice of Paw-Paw
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Marshall
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Gabriella
Joe Putterlik ...
Joe / Voice of The Moon
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Dance Studio Receptionist
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Animal Shelter Receptionist
Ella ...
Real Cat
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Dr. Straus
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Alain First Solicitation
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Second Solicitation
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Neighbor Woman (as Diana Sandoval)
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Tree by Tree Canvasser
Frank Langley ...
T-Shirt Puppeteer
Erinn K. Williams ...
Tammy
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When a couple decides to adopt a stray cat their perspective on life changes radically, literally altering the course of time and space and testing their faith in each other and themselves.

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Comedy | Drama | Sci-Fi

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Rated R for some sexual content | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

27 October 2011 (Germany)  »

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Budget:

$1,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$27,137 (USA) (29 July 2011)

Gross:

$568,366 (USA) (9 December 2011)
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Sophie: As Paw Paw: How long was thirty days? It was turning out to be a little bit longer than say, for example, the day after tomorrow. Outside there was no time, no hours. Just alive, or not alive, or... bird. Now there was this new thing. Waiting, waiting for them to come get me. Waiting for my real life to begin. I learned to count the seconds. Now, now, now...
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Curled Up
Written by Louis Yoelin
Performed by The Shmoogle Buggies
[Courtesy of Imaginary Friends Music Partners]
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Don't watch if you liked her first movie
17 February 2013 | by (Yurp) – See all my reviews

I would like to meet someone I respect who liked this movie. Maybe I'm missing something, and he or she could point it out to me.

I suspect that I don't, though, and that "The Future" is just a really bad and cryptic movie. That's a shame because I really liked Miranda July's first movie, "Me And You And Everyone We Know", which was truly oddball but still managed to be absorbing. "The Future" is just bizarre and boring. It came out of one of a performance by July, which is just a really bad idea to begin with. Just like turning a nice cake or a well-knitted pair of socks into a building. Next time you can: don't. Next time you're trying to turn a few neat ideas into a movie, make sure the audience at least has a chance to understand them, and that there's at least some semblance of a plot or a story.


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