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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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Disappearances Can Be Deceiving See more »

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Comedy | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

The Antarctic Station design and construction in the closing credits is actually the Halley VI British Antarctic Research Station. See more »

Goofs

There is an instance in which Billy Crudup's character says that St. Bernadette is Our Lady of Lourdes. St. Bernadette is associated with Lourdes because that's where she had her visions. The visions were of Our Lady of Lourdes (Mary). The two are not equivalent. 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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Connections

References Ode to Billy Joe (1976) See more »

Soundtracks

Time After Time
Written by Rob Hyman and Cyndi Lauper
Performed by Cyndi Lauper
Courtesy of Epic Records
By arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
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Felt Joyful
17 August 2019 | by Intermissionman_See all my reviews

Cate Blanchett really seems to relish these sort of quirky characters. You can feel the Joy she puts into this role. A Family Comedy about an eccentric Woman whose daughter is about to leave for Boarding School. Definitely one of the better Films I have seen this year. The South Pole trip is spectacular ! Bet Nice Cast had a Blast making the Movie. Not your everyday storyline either. I recommend watching some interviews with the Cast online after to gain a better understanding of the characters. Gonna get the Book.


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Country:

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Language:

English

Release Date:

16 August 2019 (USA) See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,462,308, 18 August 2019

Gross USA:

$9,198,356

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$10,550,512
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Dolby Digital

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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