Obvious Child Rated R

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Synopsis

For aspiring comedian Donna Stern, everyday life as a female twenty-something provides ample material for her incredibly relatable brand of humor. On stage, Donna is unapologetically herself, joking about topics as intimate as her sex life and as crude as her day-old underwear. But when Donna gets dumped, loses her job, and finds herself pregnant just in time for Valentine's Day, she has to navigate the murky waters of adulthood for the first time. As she grapples with an uncertain financial future, an unwanted pregnancy, and a surprising new suitor, Donna begins to discover that the most terrifying thing about adulthood isn't facing it all on her own. It's allowing herself to accept the support and love of others. And be truly vulnerable. Never failing to find the comedy and humanity in each awkward situation she encounters, Donna finds out along the way what it means to be as brave in life as she is on stage. Anchored by a breakout performance from Jenny Slate, OBVIOUS CHILD is a winning discovery, packed tight with raw, energetic comedy and moments of poignant human honesty. Writer/Director Gillian Robespierre handles the topic of Donna's unwanted pregnancy with a refreshing matter-of-factness rarely seen onscreen. And with Donna, Slate and Robespierre have crafted a character for the ages -- a female audiences will recognize, cheer for, and love.

Running Time
1 hr 23 min
Genre
Comedy
Director
Gillian Robespierre
Cast
Jake Lacy, Jenny Slate
Release Date
June 6, 2014
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  • @morgan_mgill

    Obvious Child with Jenny Slate and Gaby Hoffmann is such a great movie. I love them for doing a movie as important as this one is.

  • @samanthabrookeD

    Wow Obvious Child is such a cute movie.

  • @candacearm

    RT @dceiver: finally saw @jennyslate's movie OBVIOUS CHILD and it was super delightful

  • @dceiver

    finally saw @jennyslate's movie OBVIOUS CHILD and it was super delightful