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Fathers & Daughters (2015)

R | | Drama | 8 July 2016 (USA)
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A Pulitzer-winning writer grapples with being a widower and father after a mental breakdown, while, 27 years later, his grown daughter struggles to forge connections of her own.

Director:

Gabriele Muccino

Writer:

Brad Desch

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Russell Crowe ... Jake Davis
Amanda Seyfried ... Katie Davis
Aaron Paul ... Cameron
Diane Kruger ... Elizabeth
Quvenzhané Wallis ... Lucy
Bruce Greenwood ... William
Janet McTeer ... Carolyn
Kylie Rogers ... Young Katie
Jane Fonda ... Teddy Stanton
Octavia Spencer ... Dr. Corman
Jenny Vos Jenny Vos ... Tricia
Brendan Griffin ... Evan
Ryan Eggold ... John
Chris Douglass ... Brian
Jake Scheib Jake Scheib ... Andrew
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Storyline

A Pulitzer-winning writer grapples with being a widower and father after a mental breakdown, while, 27 years later, his grown daughter struggles to forge connections of her own.

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Taglines:

He wrote to her, about her, and for her. See more »

Genres:

Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for some sexual content/references | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Russel Crowe and Amanda Seyfried have worked together before, in the 2012 film, Les Misérables. See more »

Goofs

Just before Katie's one-night stand with the billiards player, the man playing pool is lining up a shot using the cue ball, like normal. When the camera re-focuses on him, he's now using the 9-ball. See more »

Soundtracks

(They Long To Be) Close To You
Written by Burt Bacharach and Hal David
Performed by Richard Clayderman, vocals by Michael Bolton
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Potato Chip
25 September 2019 | by shaun_limeSee all my reviews

Now this was a beautiful film with a heartwarming tale.

The cast had a great chemistry and worked well together and definitely thought highly of Russell Crowes performance that was spectacular and by far one of his best in my opinion.

I loved every minute of this film and it sure bought in the tears, definitely on the right page for this one.


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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

Italy | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 July 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Fathers & Daughters See more »

Filming Locations:

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$22,400,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$5,587,709
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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