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The Oath (2018)

R | | Comedy, Thriller | 2018 (UK)
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In a politically divided America, a man struggles to make it through the Thanksgiving holiday without destroying his family.

Director:

Ike Barinholtz

Writer:

Ike Barinholtz
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ike Barinholtz ... Chris
Tiffany Haddish ... Kai
Nora Dunn ... Eleanor
Chris Ellis ... Hank
Jon Barinholtz ... Pat
Meredith Hagner ... Abbie
Carrie Brownstein ... Alice
Jay Duplass ... Clark
Billy Magnussen ... Mason
John Cho ... Peter
Priah Ferguson ... Hardy
Henry Kaufman ... Asher
Max Greenfield ... Dan
Jon Lovett ... Jon Lovett
Brian Guest ... Avery
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In a politically divided America, a man struggles to make it through the Thanksgiving holiday without destroying his family.

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Nothing is More American Than Family Drama

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Comedy | Thriller

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Rated R for language throughout, violence and some drug use | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2018 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$29,078, 14 October 2018, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$401,463, 1 November 2018
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Trivia

Directorial debut of a feature film for Ike Barinholtz. See more »

Goofs

When Chris and Alice are smoking a joint, they both smoke it like a cigarette. Neither inhales. See more »

Quotes

Mason: If it wasn't for people like me, people like YOU would be slaves to people like me.
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Performed by Anthony Horowitz
Written by Anthony Horowitz
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It's an amusing movie, give it a chance
5 January 2019 | by rsofianosSee all my reviews

Entertaining because any time with the family is hard work, especially with strained relationship and then add politics (fictional political scenario) into the mix. The political aspect is a little funny & scary as it's something that could one day be implemented, but that's what made it relatable... our fear of 'The Oath'.


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