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The Descendants

2011-09-09 | Comedy / Drama
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With his wife Elizabeth on life support after a boating accident, Hawaiian land baron, Matt King takes his daughters on a trip from Oahu to Kauai to confront a young real estate broker, who was having an affair with Elizabeth before her misfortune.
Director: Alexander Payne
Stars: George Clooney, Shailene Woodley

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7.3
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64 wins 209 nominations
out of 6,431 movie awards
  • Academy Awards, USA

    Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay

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  • Golden Globes, USA

    Best Motion Picture - Drama

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  • Golden Globes, USA

    Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama

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The Descendants FAQ

With his wife Elizabeth on life support after a boating accident, Hawaiian land baron, Matt King takes his daughters on a trip from Oahu to Kauai to confront a young real estate broker, who was having an affair with Elizabeth before her misfortune..
The release date of The Descendants is September 09, 2011.
The genre of The Descendants is Comedy,Drama.
The casts of The Descendants are George Clooney starring as Matt King, Shailene Woodley starring as Alexandra King, Amara Miller starring as Scottie King, Nick Krause starring as Sid, Robert Forster starring as Scott Thorson, Judy Greer starring as Julie Speer.
On April 22, 2021, the IMDB rating of The Descendants is 7.3/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 87/100, Metacritic rating is 84/100, TMDB rating is 6.0/10.
The Descendants won 2012 Academy Awards, USA, 2012 Golden Globes, USA, 2012 AARP Movies for Grownups Awards, 2012 AFI Awards, USA, 2012 Alliance of Women Film Journalists, 2012 American Cinema Editors, USA, 2012 Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards, 2012 Central Ohio Film Critics Association, 2012 Chlotrudis Awards, 2012 Denver Film Critics Society and 29 others.
The full version of The Descendants is provided by Amazon Video , YouTube , Google Play Movies , Apple iTunes , FandangoNOW , Vudu , Microsoft Store , Redbox , DIRECTV
The runtime of The Descendants is 115 minutes.
The revenue of The Descendants was 177,243,185 USD.
The director of The Descendants is Alexander Payne.
The certification of The Descendants is R.
On April 22, 2021, there were 5292 public reaction to The Descendants including healing, for when you want to cry, getting butterflies in your stomach, pet-friendly, anti-valentine.