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Paddleton (2019)

TV-MA | | Comedy, Drama | 22 February 2019 (USA)
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An unlikely friendship between two misfit neighbors becomes an unexpectedly emotional journey when the younger man is diagnosed with terminal cancer.

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Alex Lehmann
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Christine Woods ... Doctor Hagen
Mark Duplass ... Michael
Ray Romano ... Andy
Jen Sung ... Master Liu
Stephen Oyoung ... Chen
Bjorn Johnson ... Master Liu (voice)
Harry Dej Harry Dej ... Copy Shop Customer
Sierra Fisk ... Olive
Alana Carithers Alana Carithers ... Dr. Laurey (voice)
Lu Junchang ... Ku Woo Tai
Hiroo Minami ... Ninja 1
Sam Ly ... Ninja 2
Alexandra Billings ... Judy
Kadeem Hardison ... Dave
Dendrie Taylor ... Nancy
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Storyline

An unlikely friendship between two misfit neighbors becomes an unexpectedly emotional journey when the younger man is diagnosed with terminal cancer.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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A Comedy of Dramatic Proportions

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Comedy | Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 February 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Paddleton See more »

Filming Locations:

Lompoc, California, USA See more »

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The red car that they take on the road trip contains the letters DNR which stands for Do Not Resuscitate. This is a legal order to allow natural death. See more »

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Quotes

Michael: [shouting] I'm the dying guy!
Andy: [shouting] I'm the other guy!
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References Five Fingers of Death (1972) See more »

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Brutally beautiful
26 February 2019 | by mancmainsSee all my reviews

A gloriously scripted story of two friends pushed together that stayed together to the end.

Simple story telling at its brilliant best, Romano & Duplass work magic in what is essentially a difficult and taboo subject.

It's slow pace is intentional, so the viewer can feel their way into the characters, this is testament to the great acting as they only have an hour and a half to make you laugh and cry.

If you don't come away thinking a little differently, about embracing life that bit more and appreciating what you have, watch it again!


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