WHERE’D YOU GO, BERNADETTE
Comedy/Drama/Mystery – 2019 – USA – 130 Minutes – Annapurna Pictures – PG-13
Based on the runaway bestseller by Maria Semple, Where’d You Go, Bernadette is an inspiring comedy about Bernadette Fox (Academy Award winner Cate Blanchett), a loving mom who becomes compelled to reconnect with her creative passions after years of sacrificing herself for her family. Bernadette’s leap of faith takes her on an epic adventure that jump-starts her life and leads to her triumphant rediscovery.
Directed by Richard Linklater
Starring Cate Blanchett, Billy Crudup, Kristen Wiig, Emma Nelson, James Urbaniak, Judy Greer, Troian Bellisario, Zoe Chao, Laurence Fishburne
Notably, this is the first Linklater movie to feature a solo female lead, and Bernadette instantly emerges as one of the most vibrant and complex characters in the director’s filmography. – NPR
“Where’d You Go, Bernadette?” has to be seen, and demands to be believed, because of Cate Blanchett. – New Yorker
Where’d You Go, Bernadette is an unusual drama filled with comedy that highlights the emotions that mother experiences. – Daily Journal