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Dean (2016)

(Dean) (original title)
PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 2 June 2017 (USA)
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A comedy about loss, grief, and the redemptive power of love. Dean is a NY illustrator who falls hard for an LA woman while trying to prevent his father from selling the family home in the wake of his mother's death.

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Partygoer
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Bookstore Employee
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Naomi
Edward G. Betlow ...
Father of the Bride (as Edward Betlow)
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Groomsman
Leanne Cabrera ...
Server
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All American boy
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June
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Peeing Man with Dog
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Logan
David Donah ...
Airport Passenger
Ryan Estevez ...
Upscale Restaurant Patron
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A comedy about loss, grief, and the redemptive power of love. Dean is a NY illustrator who falls hard for an LA woman while trying to prevent his father from selling the family home in the wake of his mother's death.

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A Comedy About Tragedy

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for language and some suggestive material | See all certifications »
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2 June 2017 (USA)  »

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$60,366 (USA) (2 June 2017)

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$248,849 (USA) (23 June 2017)
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Kevin Kline and Mary Steenburgen previously worked together in Life as a House (2001) and Last Vegas (2013). See more »

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Robert: I'm going to talk to you about... some news. I'm gonna sell the house.
Dean: What are you talking about?
Robert: I'm selling the house.
Dean: You're just out of the blue gonna sell our house?
Robert: It's not out of the blue. I've given it some thought, ok? I can't live there. It's-it's ridiculous. It makes no sense for me to stay there. It's too big.
Dean: It's too big?
Robert: Yeah.
Dean: Could you just like not use all the rooms or something? Maybe you could like, I don't know, cover up the furniture and some other things under there with...
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Feels like a very personal film about getting over the death of someone.
5 June 2017 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Don't know if this really happen to star writer and director Demetri Martin but it does feels personal and a very real processes of grieving.

What is it with Gillian Jacobs' being cast to be the girlfriend of these awkward guys? Guess that's her thing (I'm just assuming based on her role in Love on Netflix).

Not enough Kevin Kline in this movie and that's a shame. Not into romantic comedies but I would love to see one if Kevin Kline is playing a man looking for love. The both times I recall him doing it (including this one) have him doing some really good acting. Charming and expressive, It felt like he was really into the woman he was courting. Then again, I'm sure it's not hard to fall in love with Mary Steenburgen (Who was in the Last movie I saw Kline get romantic in, Last Vegas)

It reminds me of Nebraska but not as good. Just in the concept that those who can relate to the material would like it more.

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