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Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far On Foot (2018)

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Drama
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Director
Gus Van Sant
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Cast
Jonah Hill, Joaquin Phoenix, Rooney Mara, Jack Black, Kim Gordon, Carrie Brownstein, Beth Ditto
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Synopsis

After Portland slacker John Callahan (Joaquin Phoenix) nearly loses his life in a car accident, the last thing he intends to do is give up drinking. But when he reluctantly enters treatment – with encouragement from his girlfriend (Rooney Mara) and a charismatic sponsor (Jonah Hill) – Callahan discovers a gift for drawing edgy, irreverent newspaper cartoons that develop a national following and grant him a new lease on life.

Based on a true story, this poignant, insightful and often funny drama about the healing power of art is adapted from Callahan’s autobiography and directed by two-time Oscar® nominee Gus Van Sant. Jack Black, Carrie Brownstein, Beth Ditto and Kim Gordon also star.