R | | Comedy, Drama
Young Augusten Burroughs absorbs experiences that could make for a shocking memoir: the son of an alcoholic father and an unstable mother, he's handed off to his mother's therapist, Dr. Finch, and spends his adolescent years as a member of Finch's bizarre extended family.
Julianne Moore was originally attached to play Deirdre Burroughs.
You can't come in here, this is my mastabatorium!
The amount of damage to the ceiling changes between shots when Natalie and Augusten are making a skylight.
$226,108 (USA) (22 October 2006)
$6,754,898 (USA) (19 November 2006)