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Spivak (2018)

TV-MA | | Comedy | 11 May 2018 (USA)
Struggling writer Wally Spivak is stuck in a rut - - until he meets an engaged couple and starts to see life in a whole new way.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Bacall ... Wally Spivak
Maggie Lawson ... Jeanine Mulholland
Elden Henson ... Kevin Oberkfell
Mark Webber ... Jesse Mueller
Robert Kazinsky ... Chuck
Ahna O'Reilly ... Tammy Gordon
Michael Cera ... Robby LeBeau
Chloe Wepper ... Sasha Perez
Phil Burgers ... Mark Stein
Hadrian Belove Hadrian Belove ... Peter Beardsley
Catherine Toribio ... Katrina Malendez
Jenna Lyng Adams ... Woman at Elysian (as Jenna Lyng)
Tony DeSean ... Man at Elysian
Drew Moore Drew Moore ... Bouncer at Vegas Club
Adam Mendoza ... Valet at Cinque Terre
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Struggling writer Wally Spivak is stuck in a rut - - until he meets an engaged couple and starts to see life in a whole new way.

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Wally Spivak is at his wit's end. A frustrated, unpublished author who's surrounded by a group of underachieving buddies and pretentious hipsters in the gentrifying Echo Park neighborhood of Los Angeles, Wally is stuck in a rut and can't get out. But when he strikes up an unlikely friendship with an engaged couple from the west side, Wally starts to see things in an entirely different way - and his life takes a turn for the better...

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Language:

English

Release Date:

11 May 2018 (USA) See more »

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Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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$1,000,000 (estimated)
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1.85 : 1
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I loved this movie!
7 June 2018 | by lorifell-02800See all my reviews

I found this movie endearing, uplifting and inspired. Misunderstood artist lost in his own self-doubt, insecure in his own ability, but happenstance and stepping out of his comfort zone open him up to the possibilities in front of him and renew his faith in the world. Yes, it has it's cheesy moments, but all in all, a nice change of pace.


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