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Based on the true childhood experiences of Noah Baumbach and his brother, The Squid and the Whale tells the touching story of two young boys dealing with their parents' divorce in Brooklyn in the 1980s.

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 2005-10-05

Runtime 81 minutes

Budget $1.5m

Revenue $11m


TMDB 7.0


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derek_matzek shared a tip "As someone who grew up with Dumb and Dumber it’s so surreal to see Harry (Jeff Daniels) playing a college professor"

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johanna_brown shared a tip "The movie was ok. The actors are extremely talented ,but the ending, not good. Worth a watch."

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maryann_dexter shared a tip "Absolutely love this movie."

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