The Descendants (2011)

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Directed By Alexander Payne Starring George Clooney  •  Shailene Woodley  •  Amara Miller  •  Nick Krause  •  Patricia Hastie Genres Comedy Drama  •  Drama  •  Family Drama  •  Marriage Drama Studios &
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Academy Award Nominated  •  Fox Searchlight Pictures  •  Academy Award Best Picture Nominated  •  84th Academy Awards Nominated  •  BAFTA Award for Best Film Nominated  •  Independent Spirit Award for Best Film Nominated  •  Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture Drama Winning  •  Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay Winning  •  Satellite Award for Best Film Winning  •  Flickchart Road Trip
Release Info November 16, 2011
Color  •  115 minutes R Rated R
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Celldweller7

Celldweller7 on 10/26/2016 Reply  · 

I just re-watched The Descendants and I am moved every time. I know I like the film more than it probably deserves, but it hits on some very personal buttons of mine and I cannot help but become completely absorbed.

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monsters2319

monsters2319 on 8/1/2017 Reply  · 

The least 'Alexander Payne' film of all of Alexander Payne's films.

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