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Otherhood (2019)

R | | Comedy | 2 August 2019 (USA)
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A grounded, soulful, celebratory comedy about three mothers and their adult sons. The film explores the stage after motherhood, Otherhood, when you have to redefine your relationship with your children, friends, spouse, and most importantly, yourself.

Director:

Cindy Chupack

Writers:

Mark Andrus (screenplay by), Cindy Chupack (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Angela Bassett ... Carol Walker
Patricia Arquette ... Gillian Lieberman
Felicity Huffman ... Helen Halston
Jake Hoffman ... Daniel Lieberman
Jake Lacy ... Paul Halston
Sinqua Walls ... Matt Walker
Heidi Gardner ... Erin
Stephen Kunken ... Joel Lieberman
Damian Young ... Frank
Afton Williamson ... Julia
Frank De Julio ... Andre
Becki Newton ... Andrea
Mario Cantone ... Calvin
Emily Tremaine ... Lauren Lieberman
Molly Bernard ... Alison
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Storyline

On Mother's Day, feeling marginalized and forgotten, longtime friends Carol (Angela Bassett), Gillian (Patricia Arquette) and Helen (Felicity Huffman) decide to drive to New York City to reconnect with their adult sons, and in the process, they realize their sons are not the only ones whose lives need to change. A journey to relate becomes a journey of rediscovery that forces these women to redefine their relationships with their children, friends, spouses and most importantly, themselves. Written by Netflix

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Life Beyond Motherhood

Genres:

Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language, sexual references and brief nudity | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Heidi Gardner, similar to her character Erin, used to be a hairdresser. See more »

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Quotes

Gillian Lieberman: You didn't call me on Mother's Day.
Daniel Lieberman: I texted you.
Gillian Lieberman: I birthed you.
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Healer
Written by Christopher Rowell
Performed by Warm in the Wake
Courtesy of VU Music
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Cute movie! R rating is misleading tho ?!
3 August 2019 | by ldjones-15571See all my reviews

This was a cute modern take on raising kids and how to parent adults of today. If you aren't a parent, you prob won't understand the humour or appreciate the slow parts. If you aren't in the mood for this type of family centred movie, then don't watch it. The negative reviews listed here are not warranted.


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Country:

UK | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 August 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Otherhood See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA See more »

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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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