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The Savages

2007 Rated R 1hr 53m

Carrying the scars of an abusive childhood, Savage siblings Wendy (Laura Linney, in an Oscar-nominated role) and Jon (Philip Seymour Hoffman) -- a long-aspiring playwright and a drama professor, respectively -- now face the challenge of caring for their ailing father (Philip Bosco). Written and directed by Tamara Jenkins, this insightful indie drama explores the depth of one family's emotional disconnect.

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Movie Details

2008 Independent Spirit Awards®
2008 Golden Globe Awards
2008 Academy Award®
Some sexuality and language
Common Sense rating OK for kids 17+
Screen formats

Widescreen 1.85:1


English, French, Spanish (Neutral)

Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 5.1, Spanish (Neutral): Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; behind-the-scenes featurette; deleted scenes.