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The Family Tree

Rating:R
Genre:Comedy, Drama
Release Date:August 26, 2011
Running time:95 minutes
Cast:Hope Davis, Dermot Mulroney, Max Thieriot, Britt Robertson, Chi McBride
Director:Vivi Friedman
Producer:Mark Lisson, J. Todd Harris
Writer:Mark Lisson
Distributor:Entertainment One U.S.

Description: Life in suburban Serenity, Ohio is never quite as serene as it appears. The dysfunctional Burnett family - Bunnie, Jack and their twin 17 year olds Eric and Kelly - seems like a lost cause. When a freak accident leaves Bunnie with a case of amnesia, the Burnetts get an unexpected second chance at happiness. Meanwhile, next door neighbor Simon is relieved that his tryst gone wrong with Bunnie remains undetected, at least for the moment. Before long, a slew of past relationships, kids with guns, a suicidal teacher, a very zealous religious club, misinterpreted advances, corporate down-sizing, and one fateful squirrel combine to create enough mayhem to test the resolve, sanity and future of any family!

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