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This Is Where I Leave You (2014)

 -  Comedy | Drama  -  19 September 2014 (USA)
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When their father passes away, four grown siblings are forced to return to their childhood home and live under the same roof together for a week, along with their over-sharing mother and an assortment of spouses, exes and might-have-beens.

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When their father passes away, four grown siblings, bruised and banged up by their respective adult lives, are forced to return to their childhood home and live under the same roof together for a week, along with their over-sharing mother and an assortment of spouses, exes and might-have-beens. Confronting their history and the frayed states of their relationships among the people who know and love them best, they ultimately reconnect in hysterical and emotionally affecting ways amid the chaos, humor, heartache and redemption that only families can provide-driving us insane even as they remind us of our truest, and often best, selves. Written by Warner Bros.

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Welcome Home. Get Uncomfortable.

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Rated R for language, sexual content and some drug use | See all certifications »

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19 September 2014 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Hasta que la muerte los juntó  »

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$19,800,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$11,558,149 (USA) (19 September 2014)

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$33,223,056 (USA) (17 October 2014)
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Director Shawn Levy's first R-rated film. See more »

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During the phone call from Wendy regarding their father's death, Judd's iPhone clearly shows the "Slide to Unlock" feature on its screen, which wouldn't be present if he had just answered a call. See more »

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Phillip Altman: Sometimes I think you're too good for me.
Tracy Sullivan: Don't be silly, I'm definitely too good for you.
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Boring...
23 September 2014 | by (Toronto, Ontario) – See all my reviews

This entered into the realm of, I want to enjoy this. It has to get better....I know it will get funnier......it has to get funnier. Nope... It dragged on and on and on kind of like my review. At some point i knew I had to get up and leave. It didn't help that a woman sat directly behind me during the trailers and started to paint her nails at which time I asked her to please stop and was told 'I'm almost finished" From there it was downhill.... Not really sure where I left off but it had to be close to the end at which time I grabbed a pair of 3D glasses and parked my but in Planet Of The Apes which I quite enjoyed. The jokes in, This Is Where I Leave you are so so old. Pity....


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