The Squid And The Whale (2005)
Based in part on his family's own story, writer/director Noah Baumbach's cutting comedy/drama follows the disintegration of the marriage between a Brooklyn college professor (Jeff Daniels) and his wife (Laura Linney) through the eyes of their sons: 16-year-old Walt (Jesse Eisenberg), who sides with his father, and 12-year-old Frank (Owen Kline), who finds his own way of coping with the stress-filled situation. Anna Paquin, William Baldwin also star. 81 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital 5.1, French Dolby Digital Surround; Subtitles: English, French; audio commentary; featurette; interviews. NOTE: This Title Is Out Of Print; Limit One Per Customer.
Academy Award ®
Nominee: Best Original Screenplay
- Noah Baumbach
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Owen Kline, Jeff Daniels, Laura Linney, Jesse Eisenberg, William Baldwin, David Benger, Anna Paquin, Molly Barton, Bo Berkman, Matthew Kaplan, Simone Kaplan, Adam Rose, Halley Feiffer, Peggy Gormley, Michael Countryman, Maryann Plunkett, Ken Leung, Jo Yang