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A holiday gathering threatens to go off the rails when Ned Fleming realizes that his daughter's Silicon Valley millionaire boyfriend is about to pop the question.
Many of the paintings in Laird's house were actually done by James Franco himself. He is acknowledged for them in the movie's closing credits. Franco is an avid painter and his artwork is featured in many of his films. Also see Trivia for This Is the End (2013).
Wait a minute - you don't like our music?
Laird Mayhew: Her dad, her dad. Yeah.
Stephanie Fleming: I love the music. It's just... My boyfriend's obsessed with my dad. It's like a whole thing, you don't want to hear about it.
Laird Mayhew: Well, I never had a father. Um...
Barb Fleming: What are...
Ned Fleming: Maybe ...
Barb Fleming: Uh...
Early in the movie the car is seen turning off the freeway onto "University Avenue, Palo Alto". The freeway is shown in a Rural area. However, the Hwy 101 exits to University Avenue are unmistakably urban. The exit in the movie appears to be from Hwy 280, however University Avenue does not connect to Hwy 280 - the Hwy 280 exit to Palo Alto is Page Mill Road.
There is a scene with Gustav after the first credits.
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