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Duck Butter (2018)

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Two women, who are dissatisfied with the dishonesty they see in dating and relationships, decide to make a pact to spend 24 hours together hoping to find a new way to create intimacy.

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Miguel Arteta
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Cast

Credited cast:
Alia Shawkat ... Naima
Laia Costa ... Sergio
Mae Whitman ... Ellen
Hong Chau ... Glow
Kumail Nanjiani ... Jake
Kate Berlant Kate Berlant ... Kathy
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Deborah Adair Deborah Adair ... Old Neighbor
LaDonna Adams LaDonna Adams ... Oil Can Harrys Background
Cassandra Borges Cassandra Borges ... El Cid Background
Lindsay Burdge ... Kate
Andrew Y. Byrd Andrew Y. Byrd ... Andrea
Jibz Cameron Jibz Cameron ... Jess
Marguerite Carter Marguerite Carter ... Oil Can Harry's MC
Dolores Castelano Dolores Castelano ... Oil Can Harrys Background
Chelsea Choi Chelsea Choi ... El Cid Background
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Two women, who are dissatisfied with the dishonesty they see in dating and relationships, decide to make a pact to spend 24 hours together hoping to find a new way to create intimacy.

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 April 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Утиное масло See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,797, 29 April 2018, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$6,877, 17 May 2018
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The film was first written about a male and female couple with Sergio being a man, but Miguel Arteta and Alia Shawkat had a hard time casting the role. Once Laia Costa auditioned for the film, they felt that she had just the right grasp on the character, and changed the story to two females. See more »

Quotes

Naima: I have to go to the bathroom.
Sergio: So do I.
[They race to the bathroom]
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Featured in Conan: Zach Braff/Alia Shawkat/Andrew W.K. (2018) See more »

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Finally, a portrayal of real-life
9 July 2018 | by hnkirkmanSee all my reviews

I've been using IMDB for years, and I finally created an account just to review this movie.

Duck Butter captures REAL human emotions, challenges, and conversations. In "24 hours", this movie takes you through all the things you may or may not experience when you're in love. I'm a straight gal, but these actresses represented all the nuances that every couple (regardless of sexual orientation) can experience: clinginess, irrational jealousy, unexplainable sadness, family anger that trickles down into every day life, desire for space and breathing room, and very real arguments about music.

I love that the movie represented two extremes of the human spectrum -- one person who is vivacious and care-free, and one person who is a little more mild and guarded.

You'll have fun watching these girls through the motions, and you'll feel sad and cringe-y. Somehow, no matter how crazy people drive us, we know that it was worth all the while to open our hearts to them and to just love them.


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