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In a World... (2013)

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An underachieving voice coach finds herself competing in the movie trailer voice-over profession against her arrogant father and his protégé.

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An underachieving vocal coach is motivated by her father, the king of movie-trailer voice-overs, to pursue her aspirations of becoming a voiceover star. Amidst pride, sexism and family dysfunction, she sets out to change the voice of a generation. Written by Anonymous

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Speak up and let your voice be heard.

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Rated R for language including some sexual references | See all certifications »

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13 September 2013 (UK)  »

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A Voz de uma Geração  »

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$70,541 (USA) (9 August 2013)

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$2,962,542 (USA) (29 November 2013)
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Trivia

According to Lake Bell, there are few notable film trailers that have employed female voice-over talent. See more »

Goofs

Moe's headphones are backwards in one shot, but on correctly in the next. See more »

Quotes

Carol: How does everybody know about that? I don't understand.
Louis: The Russian community is really tight.
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Crazy Credits

During the opening credits, clips of TV commercials for the GEICO insurance company with Don Lafontaine on-camera are featured. See more »

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References Ghost (1990) See more »

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Roxanne
Written by Sting (as Gordon Sumner)
Performed by The Police
Courtesy of A&M Records under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Make more movies like this one!
31 August 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

After watching an infinity of trailers for violent, over-the-top, sci-fi or thriller or political espionage movies coming down the pike, my question is Why aren't there more charming and happy movies? They sell well too.

So what a delight to see In A World.

It is a quirky and sophisticated comedy. Perhaps it is a chick-flick, but not overwhelmingly so.Yes, some of the criticisms herein are true, but not damaging enough to detract from a thoroughly enjoyable cinema experience. The acting is terrific, the plot and subplots are simple, the humor is amusing and even at a couple of points a true belly laugh, and altogether, the movie is a winner. Kudos to Lake Bell and team.


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