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The Descendants

Rating:R (for language including some sexual references)
Genre:Drama
Release Date:December 9, 2011
Running time:115 minutes
Cast:George Clooney, Judy Greer, Beau Bridges, Matthew Lillard, Robert Forster
Director:Alexander Payne
Producer:Jim Burke, Alexander Payne, Jim Taylor
Writer:Alexander Payne, Nat Faxon, Jim Rash
Distributor:Fox Searchlight Pictures

Description: "The Descendants" is a sometimes humorous, sometimes tragic journey for Matt King an indifferent husband and father of two girls, who is forced to re-examine his past and embrace his future when his wife suffers a boating accident off Waikiki.

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