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I Don't Feel at Home in This World Anymore. (2017)

TV-MA | | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 24 February 2017 (USA)
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When a depressed woman is burgled, she finds a new sense of purpose by tracking down the thieves alongside her obnoxious neighbour. But they soon find themselves dangerously out of their depth against a pack of degenerate criminals.

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Macon Blair

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Macon Blair
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Melanie Lynskey ... Ruth
Chris Doubek ... News Radio (voice)
Marilyn Faith Hickey Marilyn Faith Hickey ... Mrs. Hamble
Jared Roylance Jared Roylance ... Mrs. Hamble's Son
Macon Blair ... Bar Dude
Cristy Miles Cristy Miles ... Police Officer (as Cristi Miles)
Gary Anthony Williams ... Detective William Bendix
Michelle Moreno ... Jana
Lee Eddy ... Angie
Matt Orduna Matt Orduna ... Dan
Elijah Wood ... Tony
Wrick Jones Wrick Jones ... Yogurt Man
Jeb Berrier ... Gearhead
Sharae Foxie ... Young Mom
Xander Williams Xander Williams ... Khaleesi
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When a depressed woman is burgled, she finds a new sense of purpose by tracking down the thieves alongside her obnoxious neighbour. But they soon find themselves dangerously out of their depth against a pack of degenerate criminals.

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For Ruth, the last straw was a spoon.


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Trivia

Writer-director Macon Blair sees this film as a companion piece to Joel Schumacher's Falling Down (1993). See more »

Goofs

While the conspicuous placement of the Catan game in Tony's house may at first seem out of place for a loner like him, and therefore an error, it more likely represents his innermost hopes and plans for a life with stronger social connections. He dreams and prepares for a day when he will have enough friends to play the game. Its presence the first time Ruth enters his house is both forlorn and optimistic. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Mrs. Hamble: [watching news report about a riot from her hospital bed] Just look at those goddamn monkeys.
Ruth: Why don't we turn this off, huh?
Mrs. Hamble: The way they shoved this country right down the fuckin' stinker. Keep your gigantic monkey dick out of my good pussy.
[then breathes her last]
Mrs. Hamble's Son: [a short time later her doctor] Did...? Did she have any last words?
ER Doctor: [looks over to Ruth]
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Connections

Featured in Half in the Bag: 2017 Movie Catch-up: Part 1 (2018) See more »

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Drinking From A Swimming Pool
Written and Performed by Karl Straub & The Graverobbers
Published by Karl Straub
Courtesy of Karl Straub & The Graverobbers
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Truly enjoyable hidden gem on Netflix. An unassuming lead who represents everyone of us in a way that no Hollywood regulars ever could, in a great performance. Elijah Wood in a messed up artsy role. Unique, DARK but often hilarious film. A weirdly entertaining and familiar tale. Entertaining from beginning to end, with no breaks, in my opinion. Excellent film that performs way beyond the statistics!


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Country:

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Language:

English

Release Date:

24 February 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

I Don't Feel at Home in This World Anymore. See more »

Filming Locations:

Portland, Oregon, USA See more »

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Film Science, XYZ Films See more »
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2.35 : 1
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