The story of The Meddler is apparently very autobiographical. After the death of the filmmaker’s father, Scafaria’s mother moved from the East Coast to California to be near her daughter.
What is the meddler about?
After the death of her husband, a woman (Susan Sarandon) moves from New Jersey to Los Angeles to be closer to her daughter (Rose Byrne).
How do you deal with a meddler?
- Recognize that there are actors and observers in any situation. From your perspective, another person’s attempt to help you may seem to reflect a belittling attitude.
- Examine whether you’re more worried about your identity or about your reputation.
- Examine the basis for the meddling.
Is the meddler sad?
Written and directed by Lorene Scafaria based on her personal experiences, this sitcom style film is a tearjerker that beautifully encapsulates grief, and coping with loss.
Who is the band in the meddler?
It’s where she meets an appealing law-enforcement Harley-Davidson rider named Zipper, played by J.K. Simmons (channeling the sexy charm and deep voice of Sam Elliott). There’s a brief appearance by Blues Traveler as the band at the lesbian wedding.
What year was the movie The meddler filmed?
Principal photography began on March 30, 2015 in Los Angeles. It was screened in the Special Presentations section of the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival. The film was released on April 22, 2016, by Sony Pictures Classics and Stage 6 Films.
Who wrote the meddler?
Is Sam Elliott in the movie The meddler?
But Sarandon in the title role, Rose Byrne as the put-upon daughter and Simmons doing his best Sam Elliott impression as the possible “love interest” give it the spark of life. Marnie has been widowed a while, and has decided to fill her days with phone calls to her daughter, a TV writer (Byrne).
Who is Jacob in the meddler?
The Meddler (2015) – Jason Ritter as Jacob – IMDb.
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