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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:
Steve Zahn ... David Walker
Cate Blanchett ... Bernadette Fox
Kristen Wiig ... Audrey
Judy Greer ... Dr. Kurtz
Laurence Fishburne ... Paul Jellinek
Billy Crudup ... Elgie Branch
Megan Mullally ... Judy Toll
Troian Bellisario ... Becky
Jóhannes Haukur Jóhannesson ... Captain J. Rouverol
Kate Burton ... Ellen Idelson
James Urbaniak ... Marcus Strang
Claudia Doumit ... Iris
Zoe Chao ... Soo-Lin
Kate Easton ... Tammy
Kathryn Feeney ... Tamara the Pharmacy Employee
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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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Disappearances Can Be Deceiving 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:

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,462,308, 18 August 2019

Gross USA:

$9,117,608

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$9,392,970
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Trivia

At one point during the shoot, the production was going to resort to 'green screen' for some of the arctic scenes, but when Cate Blanchett insisted on authenticity, the production moved to Greenland. 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

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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Surprised by how much I loved it
20 August 2019 | by McKennaTroupSee all my reviews

I ended up seeing this movie to kill some time and I am so glad I did. As someone with anxiety, depression, and past trauma, this movie moved me. The way people can judge others with mental health issues when they have no idea what it's like, is appalling. Cate Blanchet's portrayal of someone fighting inner demons while fighting people who completely misunderstand her is awe-inspiring. I highly recommend this movie for anyone- especially anyone who has or knows someone with mental health issues. I will be taking everyone I know to see this movie.


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