Focus Features | Release Date: March 2, 2012
Summary: The movie explores bonds both unbreakable and fragile between parent and child. Paul Dano portrays Nick Flynn, a young writer seeking to define himself. He misses his late mother, Jody, and her loving nature. But his father, Jonathan, is not even a memory, as Nick has not seen the man in 18 years. Jonathan Flynn has long defined himself as a great writer, “a master storyteller.” Suddenly facing eviction from his apartment, Jonathan impulsively reaches out to Nick and the two come face-to-face. (Focus Features)
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Runtime: 102 min
Rating: Rated R for language throughout, some sexual content, drug use, and brief nudity
Official Site: http://focusfeatures.com/being_flynn
Production: Depth of Field
Genres: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Jul 10, 2012
Director Credit
Paul Weitz Director
Writer Credit
Nick Flynn Writer
Paul Weitz Writer
Principal Cast Credit
Dale Dickey Marie
Julianne Moore Jody Flynn
Lili Taylor Joy
Olivia Thirlby Denise
Paul Dano Nick Flynn
Robert De Niro Jonathan
Cast Credit
Billy Wirth Travis
Chris Chalk Ivan
Dale Dickey Marie
Eddie Rouse Carlos
Greg Paul Homeless Shelter Guest
Joe Urban Shelter Visitor
Julianne Moore Nick's Mother
Katherine Waterston Sarah
Kelly McCreary Inez
Lili Taylor Joy
Olivia Thirlby Denise
Paul Dano Cast
Robert De Niro Jonathan
Steve Cirbus Jeff
Thomas Middleditch Richard
Victor Pagan Beady Eyed Bill
Victor Rasuk Gabriel
Producer Credit
Andrew Miano Producer
Caroline Baron Executive Producer
Chris Weitz Executive Producer
Dan Balgoyen Co-Producer
Jane Rosenthal Executive Producer
Kerry Kohansky Executive Producer
Meghan Lyvers Executive Producer
Michael Costigan Producer
Paul Weitz Producer