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Seeking a Friend for the End of the World

Rating:R (for language including sexual references, some drug use and brief violence)
Genre:Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release Date:June 22, 2012
Running time:94 minutes
Cast:Keira Knightley, Steve Carell, Connie Britton, Melanie Lynskey, T.J. Miller
Director:Lorene Scafaria
Producer:Steve Golin, Joy Gorman Wettels, Steven Rales, Mark Roybal
Writer:Lorene Scafaria
Distributor:Focus Features

Web Site: http://www.SeekingAFriendMovie.com

Description: A 70-mile-wide asteroid is en route to Earth, and the last best attempt to counter it has failed. Also failing is the marriage of soft-spoken insurance salesman Dodge; the breaking news that the world will end in an estimated 21 days cues his wife to leave him on the spot.Dodge is a man who has always played by the rules of life, while his neighbor Penny is an extroverted woman who hasn't. When a riot breaks out around their apartment building, Dodge realizes that he must seek his wife out before it's too late while Penny makes the decision to spend her last days with family in England.On the road together, the unlikely traveling companions' respective personal journeys accelerate, and their outlooks - if not the world's - brighten.

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