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The Future (2011)

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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:
... Jason
... Sophie / Voice of Paw-Paw
... Marshall
... Gabriella
Joe Putterlik ... Joe / Voice of The Moon
... Dance Studio Receptionist
... Animal Shelter Receptionist
Ella ... Real Cat
... Dr. Straus
... Alain First Solicitation
... Second Solicitation
... Neighbor Woman (as Diana Sandoval)
... Tree by Tree Canvasser
Frank Langley ... T-Shirt Puppeteer
... 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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Drama | Fantasy | Romance

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Rated R for some sexual content | See all certifications »

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$1,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$27,137, 31 July 2011, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$568,366, 11 December 2011
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Joe: It can be very hard in the beginning. Maybe one of you does something terrible, and that might be the hardest to get used to.
Jason: Uh, we didn't... have those kind of problems in the beginning.
Joe: Well, the thing is you're just... in the middle of the beginning right now.
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Master of None
Written by Victoria Legrand, Alex Scally
Performed by Beach House
[Courtesy of Carpark Records and Bella Union Records]
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on crossing the shadow line
29 November 2011 | by See all my reviews

July's film depicts the quirkiness and clumsiness of those who are, as Conrad put it, about to cross the "twilight between youth and maturity", struggling with their call to adult life (in the form of parenthood, career, responsibility).

Although it speaks about a universal topic, there are many hints in the movie that point to our current generation. One for instance: accumulating whatever mundane knowledge on the internet, instead of sitting still and trying to think. So noughties.

I don't want to say more. If you are, let's say, in your mid 30s, urbanite, have studied liberal arts, and still struggle (or even better: wait) to define yourself, please watch this movie. You will find a part of yourself, and part of the answer to your questions.


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