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Love the Coopers (2015)

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The intertwined stories of four generations of Coopers unfold right before the annual family reunion on Christmas Eve.

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Jessie Nelson

Writer:

Steven Rogers (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Steve Martin ... Rags (voice)
Diane Keaton ... Charlotte
John Goodman ... Sam
Ed Helms ... Hank
Alex Borstein ... Angie
Timothée Chalamet ... Charlie
Maxwell Simkins ... Bo
Blake Baumgartner ... Madison
Amanda Seyfried ... Ruby
Alan Arkin ... Bucky
Dan Amboyer ... Handsome Young Man at Diner
Marisa Tomei ... Emma
Scott Garan ... Department Store Security Guard
Dorothy Silver Dorothy Silver ... Mrs. Pinkins
Olivia Wilde ... Eleanor
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Storyline

When four generations of the Cooper clan come together for their annual Christmas Eve celebration, a series of unexpected visitors and unlikely events turn the night upside down, leading them all toward a surprising rediscovery of family bonds and the spirit of the holiday. Written by CBS Films

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Rated PG - 13 for thematic elements, language and some sexuality | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 November 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Most Wonderful Time See more »

Filming Locations:

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$17,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$8,317,545, 15 November 2015

Gross USA:

$26,302,731

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$42,426,912
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Annette Bening was originally attached to the role ultimately played by Marisa Tomei. See more »

Goofs

At around 01:20:00 into the movie the amount and speed of the snowing outside is different at several windows. See more »

Quotes

Bucky: Such a fuss, when everything we want is right in front of us the whole time...
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Crazy Credits

During the last credits, there are some outtakes of the actors singing Christmas songs. See more »

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Referenced in The Cinema Snob: A Christmas Puppy (2018) See more »

Soundtracks

Carol of the Bells
Music by Mykola Dmytrovych Leontovych and lyrics by Peter Wilhousky (as Peter J. Wilhousky)
Performed by Sixpence None the Richer
Courtesy of Nettwerk Productions Ltd.
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No award winner but a pleasant way to pass the time
11 December 2015 | by Figgy66-915-598470See all my reviews

11 December 2015 Film of Choice at The Plaza Dorchester Tonight - Christmas With The Coopers. If you google this film you come up with Love The Coopers, obviously on the American side of the pond it goes under this name. From the title you can immediately gauge what this film is about. A family, made up of many dysfunctional parts which comes together at Christmas, each hiding their own secrets and fighting their own demons. At the centre of this family we find John Goodman and Diane Keaton, two well established stars who keep this story flowing along as the main protagonists of this fairly mundane plot. However, although it was not a laugh a minute, it was a completely watchable film. Token man in uniform played by Jake Lacy who had one of those faces I feel I've seen before but can't actually place......quite nice to look at though. Narrated by Steve Martin the film comes to a touching and plausible end. A nice easy watch on the run up to Christmas.


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