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Where'd You Go, Bernadette (2019)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama | 16 August 2019 (USA)
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A loving mom becomes compelled to reconnect with her creative passions after years of sacrificing herself for her family. Her leap of faith takes her on an epic adventure that jump-starts her life and leads to her triumphant rediscovery.

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Richard Linklater

Writers:

Richard Linklater (screenplay by), Holly Gent (screenplay by) | 2 more credits »
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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Cate Blanchett ... Bernadette
Billy Crudup ... Elgie
Emma Nelson ... Bee
Kristen Wiig ... Audrey
Patrick Sebes ... Tom the Blackberry Guy
Zoe Chao ... Soo-Lin
Lee Harrington ... USC Student
David Paymer ... Jay Ross
Megan Mullally ... Judy Toll
Laurence Fishburne ... Paul Jellinek
Steve Zahn ... David Walker
Patrick Jordan ... Game Show Host
Shaun Cameron Hall Shaun Cameron Hall ... Pablo
Kathryn Feeney ... Tamara the Pharmacy Employee
Richard Robichaux ... Floyd the Pharmacist
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Based on the runaway bestseller, Where'd You Go, Bernadette is an inspiring comedy about Bernadette Fox "Academy Award winner Cate Blanchett", a loving mom who becomes compelled to reconnect with her creative passions after years of sacrificing herself for her family. Bernadette's leap of faith takes her on an epic adventure that jump-starts her life and leads to her triumphant rediscovery. Written by Annapurna Pictures

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Taglines:

Her Mystery, Their Journey, Our Adventure. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for some strong language and drug material | See all certifications »
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Trivia

Newcomer Emma Nelson's first feature film. See more »

Goofs

Around 36m 30s, the rear window of Bernadette's car is missing. See more »

Quotes

Bee Branch: Whatever you do don't ever tell Mom you're bored. She'll be like, "Well, guess what? It only gets more boring and the sooner you learn it's on you to make your own life interesting the better off you'll be. "
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References Ode to Billy Joe (1976) See more »

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Jambo Bwana
Written by Teddy Kalanda Harrison
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A Rare Find
17 August 2019 | by amadour-87687See all my reviews

Rarely will you ever find a movie with a cast that works so seamlessly together. My God, they must have rehearsed forever. I got lost inside the performances unable to recognize the screen had borders. I felt like I was functioning as the camera, recording, experiencing, reacting. Sometimes it was uncomfortable sharing her family's travails, at other times I was privy to the fun a real family can experience when their emotions are genuine. I cheered, outwardly, actually, verbally! I've never done that. And, I wept tears, real tears, I was a soggy mess by the end of the movie. It was a very good movie. Even if you don't share what I shared you will appreciate what great acting and filmmaking can do for your soul. I thank everyone associated with this fine film; well done! ...I've also never done that before either...


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Country:

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Language:

English

Release Date:

16 August 2019 (USA) See more »

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Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,462,308, 18 August 2019

Gross USA:

$9,198,356

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$10,411,096
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Dolby Digital

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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