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The Quitter (2014)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama | 12 September 2014 (USA)
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When a failed baseball player's ex-girlfriend moves back to the neighborhood with her seven-year-old daughter, he realizes he carries more regrets than how he handled his baseball career.

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Matthew Bonifacio

Writer:

Bill Gullo
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Matthew Bonifacio ... Jonathan Lembo
Julianna Gelinas Bonifacio ... Georgie (as Julianna Gelinas)
Destiny Monet Cruz ... Luka
Neil Jain ... Frank
Dan Grimaldi ... Michael Lembo
Deirdre O'Connell ... Kathleen Lembo
Jack O'Connell ... Uncle Richard
Erin Darke ... Chloe
Henry Vick Henry Vick ... Erik
Joshua Rivera ... Danny
Natasha Lyonne ... Gloria
Aethan Saegaert Aethan Saegaert ... Arlo
Matt Dellapina ... Tyler
Brendan Donaldson Brendan Donaldson ... Bryan
Jena Friedman ... Shannon
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When a failed baseball player's ex-girlfriend moves back to the neighborhood with her seven-year-old daughter, he realizes he carries more regrets than how he handled his baseball career. What follows is his earnest, awkward, and at times hilarious fight to become the father he never was. Written by Anonymous

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Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 September 2014 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Quitter See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$5,588, 14 September 2014

Gross USA:

$8,512

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$8,512
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This film is not perfect, and that's what I love about it
26 April 2019 | by kevinyachninSee all my reviews

The Quitter is a story about a man who ran from both his baseball career and his pregnant wife. When he one day by chance bumps into his ex-girlfriend and their daughter he tries to make amends for running out on them.

What I like about this movie is the genuine feel it has, the actor's are not hollywood stars with perfect looks and the characters have their flaws, but they do their best to make life work, one step at a time. Great acting by Matthew and Juliana Bonefacio and a brilliant performance by Dierdre O'Connel (Jonathan's mother) make this film well worth watching.


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