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A woman in her sixties embarks on a journey through the western United States after losing everything in the Great Recession, living as a van-dwelling modern-day nomad.

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 2020-12-04

Runtime 108 minutes

Budget $5m

Revenue $15m


TMDB 7.3


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danica_asbridge shared a tip "Beautiful and inspiring."

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bcl shared a tip "What a ride. This movie does so many things at once with so much skill. One of my new favorites of all time. 8.6/10"

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RicoLoveDinero shared a tip "Overrated"

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duck-duck_is_my_dog shared a tip "Now free on Hulu!"

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laurie_galvin-klinsky shared a tip "Love Frances McDormand! This movie is absolutely beautiful!"

kristin_graettinger shared a tip "Beautifully filmed and felt like a realistic story of a woman’s struggle, albeit quite sad."

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zachariah_wasson shared a tip "Would've been more interesting as a documentary. Frances McDormand can do no wrong, but she's pushing it with this snoozefest."

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angie_walczak shared a tip "Stop what you're doing and watch this now! Amazing 👏."

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jeanine_mcguire shared a tip "Moving insight into one woman’s quest to continue living after losing everything."

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ellen_yaroch shared a tip "Interesting. Very thought provoking. Excellent acting."

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abdulwahab_alkebsi shared a tip "Learn about a lifestyle of many Americans, who choose to live this American way of life. Eye opening!!!"

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allisond shared a tip "Makes you think; peaceful, quiet, unexpected."

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cole_whitworth shared a tip "One of my favorites from 2020. Beautiful cinematography"

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alexandra_wiggins shared a tip "Such an honest and hauntingly patient movie. Beautifully shot and directed."

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katie_bienvenue shared a tip "I can’t recommend enough! This film is done by someone who understands working America"

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alexandra_lazarow shared a tip "Beautiful film"

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mark_bloomstein shared a tip "A slow moving road trip thru the underbelly of America. I wanted to hate this movie, but found it to be annoyingly hypnotic!"

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katie_comfort shared a tip "Amazing film that seems part documentary and part classic American tale of a dream deferred."

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jacqueline_stafford_7806 shared a tip "Poignant, memorable"

elaheh_jalalpour shared a tip "Mainly, It really resonated with my love for minimalism"

laura_jane_ward shared a tip "Slow start but this movie tells an important story about economics, connection, and reality for so many Americans."

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k_campbell shared a tip "Quiet, beautiful, and moving. A lovely and we'll acted film"

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50sumthing shared a tip "Powerful, moving, tender, sweet and lovely. ❤️"

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henry_wilson_6488 shared a tip "A brilliant movie about a woman's journey that's very interesting."

patricia_baldinucci shared a tip "A mix of fiction and real life , eye-opening movie."

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lee_toth shared a tip "Frances McDormond is always great."

michael_kearney shared a tip "Interesting and well acted story"

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amanda_nickels_byrd shared a tip "I loved this movie! It was raw, beautiful, and heartwarming. A must see"

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michele_karpel shared a tip "Strong women, beautiful cinematography"

elizabeth_3164 shared a tip "Beautiful and sad and absorbing"

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paige_kritscher shared a tip "Reminds me of the importance of rejecting capitalism and to life in order to connect with others"

cheri_flodell shared a tip "One of the best movies ever!"

ramos_chang_8170 shared a tip "Great movie"

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joe_wang shared a tip "It is amazing lovely story."

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sumegha_chaudhry shared a tip "Reflective, peaceful"

kristen_sweeney_2705 shared a tip "March 7"

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josh_zaffis shared a tip "Amazing view of real life."

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sara_paxton shared a tip "A little sad but so is life.It made me rethink the big house and mortgage."

cinamon_collins shared a tip "Slow moving but well done. I didn’t love it but I didn’t hate it."

elaine_menchin shared a tip "Beautiful scenery and great acting"

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Ria_7621 shared a tip "Very real! Sometimes it’s hard to sit or stay in one place."

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andrea_jaret shared a tip "The acting was superb"

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cheechako_vilagi shared a tip "Gorgeous american landscapes, quiet pacing. The script was adapted to include the stories of many of the people in this film."

ali_gi shared a tip "Excellent. Doesn’t make #vanlife look glamorous. A person making hard decisions"

catherinei shared a tip "Slow and sad and beautiful."

amanda_2339 shared a tip "It was different and refreshing. REAL!"

michelle_farr shared a tip "Travel, adventure, nature"

steve_prudhomme shared a tip "Beautiful movie. Very human. Beautiful scenery and United statian nature!"

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beth_slone shared a tip "It was raw and eye opening. I was completely invested in the characters."

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evelyn_mejias shared a tip "It was ok, no one of my favorites."

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martha_chipman shared a tip "Really well done with believable characters."

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nancy_bohannon shared a tip "Sad but inspiring story of adaption."

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digital_xception shared a tip "401k is lit fam"

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madrenna shared a tip "Was fine. Don't get why it won so many awards."

gloria_siecinski shared a tip "There but for the grace of God... Could happen to any one of a million people. Maybe not the worst thing but, hard nonetheless."

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brooke_rast shared a tip "Slow and boring don’t get the hype"

do_ga shared a tip "Interesting, no hard plot but interesting to watch"

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kristine_book shared a tip "It’s such a different perspective from a traditional lifestyle. A great glimpse of an alternative culture"

ann_hymel shared a tip "So beautiful. A story of loss, fortitude, soul"

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kurt_krieger shared a tip "Wasn't too preachy but pretty heartbreaking"

melissa_mcgee shared a tip "It’s beautifully shot"

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vanessa_martinez_8829 shared a tip "I wish there was a so-so option. 🤷🏽‍♀️"

joleen_marlow shared a tip "Excellent. Very compelling and Frances McDormand never fails to impress with her acting skills."

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judah_legge shared a tip "I loved and hates this movie so much. If you haven’t seen it yet please do. Some of the one liners cut right to the heart"

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christine_stillman shared a tip "Need to be curious about the life style of a nomad in the current age."

mary_cross_1106 shared a tip "Interesting plot"

leanne_jespersen shared a tip "Odd but kept my attention somehow"

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karen_ramsey shared a tip "Odd and slow, but yet still kept my interest. Love Frances Macdormand in anything!!"

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linda_heggarty shared a tip "Wonderful movie. Certainly Oscar worthy."

cindy_zabilla shared a tip "Very real and slightly uncomfortable!"

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grace_filkins shared a tip "Wow. So simple or a story that is just amazing and cinematically put together well."

joan_zuzga shared a tip "insight into a traveling/living independent lifestyle"

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