USA, 2002, 125 Minute Running Time
Genre/Subject: Black Comedy
Plays Wednesday, Nov 16th at 4:30pm and Thursday, Nov 17th at 7pm as part of our Growing Payne series!
Digital presentation - When insurance actuary Warren Schmidt (Jack Nicholson) retires and his wife dies, he looks for life's meaning on a road trip to his daughter's (Hope Davis) upcoming wedding to a waterbed salesman (Dermot Mulroney). But Schmidt can't seem to get anything right. En route to the wedding, he shares his life through letters with a Tanzanian boy he's sponsoring for 73 cents a day -- and soon, Schmidt discovers renewed purpose.
DIRECTOR: Alexander Payne
Principal Cast: Jack Nicholson, Hope Davis, Dermot Mulroney, Kathy Bates, June Squibb, Howard Hesseman, Len Cariou, Cheryl Hamada, Christine Belford, Harry Groener, Connie Ray, Mark Venhuizen
US Distributor: Warner Bros.
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