Jeff, Who Lives At Home
- 83 min
- Directed by: Jay Duplass, Mark Duplass
- Written by: Jay Duplass, Mark Duplass
- Cast: Jason Segel, Ed Helms, Judy Greer
- UK release: 11 May 2012
- Website: www.jeffwholivesathome.com
Jeff (Segel) is a sweet-natured thirtyish loser whose brother Pat (Helms) ropes him into tracking Pat's possibly adulterous wife (Greer). Diversion (rather than hilarity) ensues, and the film's tendency to elevate Jeff's charming hopelessness over the values of those awful people with jobs and families feels somewhat disingenuous and pandering.
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Reviews & features
Jeff, Who Lives at Home18 Apr 2012
The Duplass Brothers' slacker comedy bears too much resemblance to its underachieving protagonist
(15) 83mins No one would have believed in the last years of the 20th century that of all the stars to emerge from Judd Apatow’s extraordinary talent nursery Freaks and Geeks, the household name would end up being Jason Segel. He’s not as gorgeous as…
Interview: Jason Segel on Jeff, Who Lives at Home17 Apr 2012
The Forgetting Sarah Marshall on new slacker comedy and future plans
Jason Segel may well look back on 2012 as his year. Already the 32-year-old actor-writer has seen The Muppets, his nostalgia-tinged feature film revival of the beloved TV show, gross $158m around the world. Even better, the film’s signature tune ‘Man or…
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YouTube: Jeff, Who Lives At Home-Official Trailer
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