Ode to Joy (2019)

Charlie suffers from cataplexy, a serious disease that causes acute narcolepsy in particularly emotional situations-in his case whenever he experiences joy. He develops a variety of ... See full summary »

Director:

Jason Winer

Writers:

Max Werner, Chris Higgins (inspired by a story on WBEZ Chicago's "This American Life" by)

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Status: Completed | See complete list of  »
Updated: 4 September 2017
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Cast

Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Morena Baccarin ... Francesca
Melissa Rauch ... Bethany
Martin Freeman ... Charlie
Jake Lacy ... Cooper
Shannon Woodward ... Liza
Jane Curtin ... Aunt Sylvia
Jackie Seiden ... Jan
Ellis Rubin ... Victor
Adam Shapiro ... Marvin
Alex Perez ... Wedding Photographer
Jason Altman ... Mad Banker
Ravi Cabot-Conyers ... Deangelo
dL Sams ... Tearful Wife
Tyler Bourke ... Frederick
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Storyline

Charlie suffers from cataplexy, a serious disease that causes acute narcolepsy in particularly emotional situations-in his case whenever he experiences joy. He develops a variety of techniques to deny himself pleasure and avoid heartwarming moments, but they're put to the ultimate test when he falls in love.

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Genres:

Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for some language and sexual references
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Joy See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Mosaic See more »
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Technical Specs

Color:

Color
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