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The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) (2017)

TV-MA | | Comedy, Drama | 13 October 2017 (USA)
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An estranged family gathers together in New York for an event celebrating the artistic work of their father.

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James (as Ronald Alexander Peet)
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Loretta Shapiro
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An estranged family gathers together in New York for an event celebrating the artistic work of their father.

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Ben Stiller and Adam Driver previously starred together in the film While We're Young. See more »

Goofs

While Danny is on the phone with Eliza (who is at Bard College), he states, "I might go stay at Jean's in Rochester for a while. I'll be closer to you...". The distance between Rochester and Bard College is actually significantly greater than New York City to Bard. See more »

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Harold: It's called flirting when you're young. I'm not sure what it's called when you're over 70.
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References Exotica (1994) See more »

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Prelude No.12 in G-Sharp Minor
Written by Frédéric Chopin
Performed by Helene Tysman
Courtesy of Naxos of America, Inc.
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Intriguing and realistic.

I know a man exactly like the father, played by Dustin Hoffman. Completely narcissistic. Never have I seen narcissism captured so well on film.

The effects on his three adult children, played by a serious Adam Sandler (whom I normally find like chalk on a blackboard irritating), a tightly reined in Ben Stiller and a totally repressed brilliant performance by the forgotten sister, are riveting.

The only flawed performance was that of Emma Thompson who was uneven and jittery and even though classified as an alcoholic displayed none of the attributes.

Thoroughly enjoyable. And believable.

7/10


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