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Marriage Story (2019)

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Noah Baumbach's incisive and compassionate look at a marriage breaking up and a family staying together.

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Noah Baumbach

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Noah Baumbach
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Adam Driver ... Charlie
Scarlett Johansson ... Nicole
Julia Greer ... Street Solicitor #1
Azhy Robertson ... Henry Barber
Wallace Shawn ... Frank
Matthew Maher ... Theater Actor
Eric Berryman ... Theater Actor
Mickey Sumner ... Beth
David Turner ... Theater Actor
Gideon Glick ... Theater Actor
Jasmine Cephas Jones ... Theater Actor
Motell Gyn Foster ... Theatre Actor (as Motell G. Foster)
Raymond J. Lee ... Theater Actor
Mary Wiseman ... Theater Actor
Pete Simpson ... Theater Actor
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Storyline

MARRIAGE STORY is Academy Award nominated filmmaker Noah Baumbach's incisive and compassionate look at a marriage breaking up and a family staying together. The film stars Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver. Laura Dern, Alan Alda, and Ray Liotta co-star. Written by Netflix

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Where there's a love, there's a way.

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language throughout and sexual references. | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Official Sites:

Official Netflix

Country:

UK | USA

Language:

English | Spanish

Release Date:

6 December 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Marriage Story See more »

Filming Locations:

New York, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$18,600,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$323,382
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Heyday Films, Netflix See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Trivia

Uniquely, Marriage Story is a love story told through the lens of a divorce. See more »

Goofs

Despite being featured properly as negligent, it's actually not a requirement to latch in a booster for the child to sit in it safely. It is recommended to latch a booster to prevent it from becoming a projectile in an accident when the child is not seated in it, but it is not needed when the child sits in it. See more »

Quotes

Charlie: You don't want a voice, you just wanna fucking complaint about not having a voice.
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Being Alive
Written by Stephen Sondheim
Performed by Adam Driver
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I don't know what to say
14 November 2019 | by mc1382See all my reviews

This hit way too close to home, it was almost surreal how much the film mirrorred my own life. My parents recently went through a divorce and the way Nicole and Charlie's proceedings played out was almost too much to handle. It was almost too confronting, too emotionally gut punching, too real that I almost starting balling my eyes out in the theatre.

It's like this movie came at the right time and in the right moment. Just when I needed it most. This week for me hasn't been the best, a lot of things have been overwhelming for me. The film in a weird way, despite all the events devolving in chaos, told me that things are sometimes awful, unpredictable and emotionally draining but that's ok. The performances, direction, script all came together to deliver something that will always be special to me.

This film does have flaws, yes, but I don't really care, films like this only come once in a lifetime. Sometimes emotions mean more than cold hard criticism. I didn't expect this film to hit as hard as it did, godammit, just go see it already.


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