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Robot & Frank

Rating:PG-13 (for some language)
Genre:Comedy
Release Date:August 17, 2012
Running time:90 minutes
Cast:Frank Langella, Susan Sarandon, James Marsden, Liv Tyler, Peter Saarsgard
Director:Jake Schreier
Producer:Galt Niederhoffer, Sam Bisbee, Jackie Kelman Bisbee, Lance Acord
Writer:Christopher Ford
Distributor:Samuel Goldwyn Films

Description: Set in the near future, Frank, a retired cat burglar, has two grown kids who are concerned he can no longer live alone. They are tempted to place him in a nursing home until Frank's son chooses a different option: against the old man's wishes, he buys Frank a walking, talking humanoid robot programmed to improve his physical and mental health. What follows is an often hilarious and somewhat heartbreaking story about finding friends and family in the most unexpected places.

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