Craig Johnson's poised and poignant first feature follows Sam (Mark Duplass), an, unbeknownst to him, washed-up rocker in the early stages of haggard. Jobless and apartment-less, he crashes... See full summary »
After ten years of estrangement, twins Maggie and Milo coincidentally cheat death on the same day, prompting them to reunite and confront how their lives went so wrong. As the twins' reunion reinvigorates them both, they realize that the key to fixing their lives just may lie in fixing their relationship with each other.Written by
Bill Hader's Ex-wife in real-life is also called Maggie (Maggie Carey - married 2006, divorced 2018) They have three daughters together. See more »
[All goofs for this title are spoilers.]
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[speaking through car window to Milo]
Do you think that I should have a baby? I mean... do you think I would be a good mom?
[Avoids eye contact staring out front screen thinking]
errrrrrm... I don't... I don't know.
[Maggie looks away upset]
I mean... I er think you would be very attentive.
[Narrows eyebrows in confusion]
Maybe a bit overprotective? Uptight?
[glares at him]
I'm just being honest, it's a loaded question. I'm sorry.
I think that I would be an excellent mom
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An amazing mix of comedy and drama from two Saturnday Night Live alums
Laughing at the pain of two siblings who unknowingly attempt to kill themselves at the same time, reunite due to this tragedy after ten years of non-communication.
With Kristen Wig in the movie, I was expecting to laugh, but I think the best laughs came from Bill Hader. His role as Milo, A gay actor who's life is know where near what he expected in high school, sets us on a whirlwind of emotions as he tries to cope with being back home after being away for so long.
Luke Wilson's supporting role as a the likable husband to Kristen Wig's character also gave me a big chuckle as well.
Rounding out the cast is Ty Burrell, best known for his role on Modern Family. It was cool to see him do something out of Type.
It was weird laughing at people with such messed up lives but some say this is the secret to great comedy, that it comes from a dark place. The filmmakers were able to show light coming from this darkness and it was well played in a way that made the twin's issues relateable to us.
It was a great drama with a lot of comedy in it, A must see.
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