The Savages Image
Metascore
85

Universal acclaim - based on 37 Critics

User Score
7.4

Generally favorable reviews- based on 86 Ratings

Summary: The Savages is an irreverent look at family, love and mortality as seen through the lens of one of modern life’s most bewildering and challenging experiences: when adult siblings find themselves plucked from their everyday, self-centered lives to care for an estranged elderly parent. (Fox Searchlight)
Runtime: 113 min
Rating: Rated R for some sexuality and language.
Production: Fox Searchlight Pictures
Genres: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Languages: English, German, Cantonese
Home Release Date: Apr 22, 2008
Director Credit
Tamara Jenkins Director
Writer Credit
Tamara Jenkins Written By
Principal Cast Credit
Laura Linney Wendy Savage
Philip Bosco Lenny Savage
Philip Seymour Hoffman Jon Savage
Cast Credit
Cara Seymour Kasia
David Zayas Eduardo
Debra Monk Nancy Lachman
Gbenga Akinnagbe Jimmy
Guy Boyd Bill Lachman
Hal Blankenship Burt
Joan Jaffe Lizzie
Peter Friedman Larry
Rosemary Murphy Doris Metzger
Sage Kirkpatrick Real Estate Agent
Salem Ludwig Mr. Sperry
Tonye Patano Ms. Robinson
Producer Credit
Alexander Payne Executive Producer
Anne Carey Producer
Anthony Bregman Executive Producer
Erica Westheimer Producer
Fred Westheimer Executive Producer
Jim Burke Executive Producer
Jim Taylor Executive Producer
Lori Keith Douglas Co-Producer
Ted Hope Producer
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