The Squid and the Whale

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Release Date: October 5, 2005 (limited)

On DVD/VOD: March 21, 2006

R | 1h 20m | Drama

Brooklyn, 1986: Bernard (Jeff Daniels), an academic and author, and his restless wife Joan, (Laura Linney) an up-and-coming writer, have given up on their marriage. Their two sons Walt (Jesse Eisenberg), 16, and Frank (Owen Kline), 12, are left to grapple with their confusing and conflicted emotions.

Director: Noah Baumbach
Studio: Samuel Goldwyn Films
Producer(s): Peter Newman, Wes Anderson
Cast: Jeff Daniels, Laura Linney, Jesse Eisenberg, Owen Kline, William Baldwin, Anna Paquin
Writer(s): Noah Baumbach
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