R | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A quietly troubled young man returns home for his mother's funeral after being estranged from his family for a decade.
On the commentary track, Natalie Portman admits she had never handled a vinyl record before making this movie. She had to be taught how to start a vintage "record player" properly for the scene in her bedroom.
Los Angeles Tower, this is Transworld 22 Heavy. We are going down! Repeat, engines two and... L.A. Tower, this is... Mayday! Mayday!
When Andrew goes into his father's bedroom and wakes him up to talk, his father puts on his glasses. In the next shot, his glasses are back on top of the newspaper.
After the title of the film there are no opening credits because Zach Braff hates opening credit sequences and thought they would take away from his movie.
Although the film was shot in the Super 35 process, the VHS version entirely Pans and Scans throughout the whole film as if it were shot in Anamorphic Widescreen instead of properly framing it for Full Frame as most Super 35 films are.
$201,115 1 August 2004