As a young New York couple goes from college romance to marriage and the birth of their first child, the unexpected twists of their journey create reverberations that echo over continents and through lifetimes in Life Itself. Director and writer Dan Fogelman ("This Is Us") examines the perils and rewards of everyday life in a multi-generational saga featuring an international ensemble including Oscar Isaac, Olivia Wilde, Antonio Banderas, Annette Bening, Olivia Cooke, Sergio Peris- Mencheta, Laia Costa, Alex Monner and Mandy Patinkin. Set in New York City and Carmona, Spain, Life Itself celebrates the human condition and all of its complications with humor, poignancy and love.
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Motion Picture Rating
Rated R for language including sexual references, some violent images and brief drug use
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Did You Know?
During a scene in bed with his wife, Oscar Isaac references Chewbacca. Isaac is, of course, best known for his appearances in the Star Wars Sequel Trilogy films The Force Awakens and the Last Jedi. See more
The entire film, despite covering four generations of people, all seems to take place in the present day. There's nothing to differentiate the varied time periods. See more
You ever gonna ask me out, Will?
I'm just waiting for the right moment.
I'll see you around.
[before she walks away
Abby, I'm waiting for the right moment cause when I ask you out, there's not gonna be any turning back for me. I'm not gonna date anybody else for the rest of my life. I'm not gonna love anybody else for the rest of my life. I'm waiting for the right moment cause when I ask you out, it's gonna be the most important moment of my life. And I just wanna make ...
References Pulp Fiction
Written by Bob Dylan
Lyrics by Yvette Gonzalez-Nacer
(as Yvette Nacer)
Performed by Yvette Gonzalez-Nacer
(as Yvette Nacer)
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