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Things were tough for Duncan (Liam James) even before his mom (Toni Collette) started dating Trent (Steve Carell). With little hope that a vacation together will improve the situation, Duncan begins what turns out to be a life-changing summer.

MPAA Rating PG-13 for thematic elements, language, some sexual content and brief drug material.
Theatrical Release July 19, 2013
Director Nat Faxon, Jim Rash
Cast AnnaSophia Robb, Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Allison Janney
Run Time 104
2013 Fox Searchlight Pictures Official Movie Website

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