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Fathers & Daughters (2015)

R | | Drama | 8 July 2016 (USA)
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A Pulitzer-winning writer grapples with being a widower and father after a mental breakdown, while, 27 years later, his grown daughter struggles to forge connections of her own.

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A Pulitzer-winning writer grapples with being a widower and father after a mental breakdown, while, 27 years later, his grown daughter struggles to forge connections of her own.

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He wrote to her, about her, and for her. See more »

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Rated R for some sexual content/references | See all certifications »

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Lo mejor de mi vida  »

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$22,400,000 (estimated)
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Russell Crowe filmed some scenes in the library of Shady Side Academy Senior School in Pittsburgh, PA. See more »

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Just before Katie's one-night stand with the billiards player, the man playing pool is lining up a shot using the cue ball, like normal. When the camera re-focuses on him, he's now using the 9-ball. See more »

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Exceptional story of not giving up
27 June 2016 | by (Croatia) – See all my reviews

This movie really got me thinking about what priorities are in life. It got me pretty emotional too because I've identified myself in Katie but in Jake as well. It's hard filling up the void inside yourself and you do wrong actions to make it right. You know so well it's wrong but there's nothing you can do about it, you have to live with it until you figure out your whole life, literally. Everyone's got their own ways of dealing and avoiding but they are rarely working. We don't see help coming right at us because we are too occupied with our problems, that's what makes things worse. When we manage to confront ourselves, we realize that we have been missing out great things that were surrounding us the whole time but we were unable to see it. I love it how the movie has bigger meaning and a real impact on my standings. I realize how selfish we are (including myself) for not cherishing the moments we have, just like Jake did, because you never know when it will be over.


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