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Tully (2018)

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A struggling mother of three forms an unexpected bond with the night nanny hired to help with her newborn baby.

Director:

Jason Reitman

Writer:

Diablo Cody
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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 3 wins & 19 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Charlize Theron ... Marlo
Mackenzie Davis ... Tully
Ron Livingston ... Drew
Asher Miles Fallica ... Jonah
Lia Frankland ... Sarah
Mark Duplass ... Craig
Elaine Tan ... Elyse
Gameela Wright ... Laurie
Tattiawna Jones ... Violet
Stormy Ent Stormy Ent ... Shasta
Maddie Dixon-Poirier ... Emmy
Bella Star Choy Bella Star Choy ... Greta
Dominic Good Dominic Good ... Dash
Joshua Pak ... Dallas
Em Haine ... Barista (as Emily Haine)
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Storyline

The film is about Marlo, a mother of three, including a newborn. Marlo's brother gives her a night nanny as a gift. Hesitant with the extravagance at first, Marlo comes to form a unique bond with the thoughtful, surprising, and sometimes challenging young nanny named Tully.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

See How the Mother Half Lives. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Mystery

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language and some sexuality/nudity | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

USA | Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 May 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Tully See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$13,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,282,610, 6 May 2018

Gross USA:

$9,369,755

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$15,636,462
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Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

This is not a sequel to the film Juno, although early notices have billed it as such. The allusion is just to the fact that both of these films have the same director. See more »

Goofs

Early in the film, an elderly woman looks disapprovingly at the main character ordering a decaf coffee (after telling her that caffeine is bad for the fetus). In fact, caffeine is bad primarily because it raises blood pressure without providing any nutrients to the fetus. This is not the case with decaf coffee. The blood pressure change associated with decaf coffee is not statistically significant and puts the baby at no risk of harm. Theoretically, if a pregnant mother drank dozens of cups of decaf coffee it *might* increase her blood pressure but it is very unlikely (not to mention very difficult to actually achieve that level of consumption). Most experts agree that caffeine is safe during pregnancy if limited to 200 mg or less per day. See more »

Quotes

Marlo: [Driving through her old Brooklyn neighborhood for the first time in years] That's a dog bakery now!
Tully: What was it before?
Marlo: A bakery for humans. People used to eat flour back then.
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Connections

Featured in Half in the Bag: 2018 Catch-Up (part 1 of 2) (2018) See more »

Soundtracks

Witness
Written by Cyndi Lauper and John Turi
Performed by Cyndi Lauper
Published by Rella Music Corp. and Turi Music
Courtesy of Epic Records
By arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
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I do not understand why the DVD cover rips off Jigsaw's movie poster
11 August 2019 | by vadimarlynSee all my reviews

But anyway despite Theron being watchable and the stuff of male fantasy given her thin nubile appearance the movie was mostly boring and psychotic. The menage a trois spiced things up but the revelation and twist dashed it all away.


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