• 2010
  • US
  • 15
  • Directed by: Mike Mills
  • Written by: Mike Mills
  • Cast: Ewan McGregor, Christopher Plummer, Mélanie Laurent, Goran Višnjić
  • Language: English, French

McGregor is Oliver, whose father Hal (Plummer) has recently died from cancer, having at the age of 75 come out as gay and enthusiastically embraced the life he had long denied himself. Whimsicality runs through every frame and incurable romantics will clutch it to their hearts.

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