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What They Had (2018)

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Bridget (Hilary Swank) returns home at her brother's (Michael Shannon) urging to deal with her ailing mother (Blythe Danner) and her father's (Robert Forster) reluctance to let go of their life together.

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Elizabeth Chomko
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'What They Had': An Acting Challenge-and-a-Half?

Director Elizabeth Chomko joined Hilary Swank, Blythe Danner, and the other stars of her film to break down the drama behind the drama at the IMDb Studio at Sundance.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Hilary Swank ... Bridget
Michael Shannon ... Nick
Robert Forster ... Burt
Blythe Danner ... Ruth
Taissa Farmiga ... Emma
Josh Lucas ... Eddie
Sarah Sutherland ... Mary
Marilyn Dodds Frank Marilyn Dodds Frank ... Marion
Aimee Garcia ... Dr. Zoe
William Smillie ... Gerry
Isabeau Dornevil ... R.A.
Jennifer Robideau ... Rachel
Jay Montepare Jay Montepare ... David
Ann Whitney Ann Whitney ... Neighbor Lady
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ryan W. Garcia ... Young Burt
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Storyline

Bridget (Hilary Swank) returns home at her brother's (Michael Shannon) urging to deal with her ailing mother (Blythe Danner) and her father's (Robert Forster) reluctance to let go of their life together.

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A family united by the past. Divided by the present.

Genres:

Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language including a brief sexual reference | See all certifications »
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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 October 2018 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Ami egykor volt See more »

Filming Locations:

Chicago, Illinois, USA

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$17,683, 21 October 2018, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$18,705, 22 October 2018
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39:1
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Soundtracks

Find Me Somebody
Words and music by Archie Thompson (BMI)
Performed by Archie Thompson and Whitney Shay
Publishing Eddie C Life Music (BMI)
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Hauntingly beautiful
12 October 2018 | by softspokentruthSee all my reviews

You'll laugh, you'll cry, this movie will stay with you long after you leave the theatre.


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