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Where'd You Go, Bernadette (2019)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Mystery | 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

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Richard Linklater (screenplay by), Holly Gent (screenplay by) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Cate Blanchett ... Bernadette Fox
Kristen Wiig ... Audrey
Judy Greer ... Dr. Kurtz
Steve Zahn ... David Walker
Laurence Fishburne ... Paul Jellinek
Kate Burton ... Ellen Idelson
Billy Crudup ... Elgie Branch
Troian Bellisario ... Becky
Megan Mullally ... Judy Toll
Jóhannes Haukur Jóhannesson ... Captain J. Rouverol
Claudia Doumit ... Iris
James Urbaniak ... Marcus Strang
Zoe Chao ... Soo-Lin
Emma Nelson ... Bee Branch
Kate Easton ... Tammy
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Storyline

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

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Mystery

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 August 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Where'd You Go, Bernadette See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,462,308, 18 August 2019

Gross USA:

$9,105,997

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$9,319,896
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Trivia

While on location in Greenland, the production was hampered by a hurricane that lasted for 36 hours. Rather than wait it out, the crew went ahead and filmed the hurricane and included it in the final cut. See more »

Goofs

During the YouTube video of Bernadette's architectural career, the narrator states that concrete for the 20 Mile House came from nearby "Gardenia." The name of the city is Gardena; it has three syllables, and it's pronounced with a hard "N" before the final A. See more »

Quotes

Paul Jellinek: People like you must create. That's what you were brought into this world to do, Bernadette. If you don't, you become a menace to society.
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We've All Been There
16 August 2019 | by jimandkentSee all my reviews

Started out at little slow and ended strong. The Director took to long to help us understand the complexity of Bernadette and her real struggles -which we can all identify with, so that we really liked and rooted for her. Once the movie got there it took off and ended strong. One criticism overall and not so much about this movie but an overall statement. If a movie is set in a specific city - film it in that city. There were obvious obligatory scenes of Seattle but It was clearly filmed mostly elsewhere.


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