A Home at the End of the World

Genre:  Drama, Romance
Running Time:  95 min.
Release Date: July 30, 2004
DVD: November 2, 2004

Current rating: Rating: 3.84
based on 175 votes and 9 reviews
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Cast: Colin Farrell, Robin Wright, Sissy Spacek, Dallas Roberts, Wendy Crewson, Joshua Close, Matt Frewer, Shawn Roberts


Two best friends who grew up together in suburban Cleveland in the 1960s and 1970s reunite in New York City in the early 1980s. Bobby (Colin Farrell) is a straight guy who moves in with Jonathan (Dallas Roberts), his gay best friend, and falls in love with Clare (Robin Wright-Penn), Jonathan's roommate. The relationship creates friction between Bobby and Jonathan, who had planned to be the father of Clare's baby before Bobby showed up.

  Canadian Connection: Actors Wendy Crewson, Joshua Close and Matt Frewer; partly filmed in Toronto, Ontario.

Director: Michael Mayer
Studio: Warner Independent Pictures
Producer(s): Christine Vachon, Hunt Lowry, Pamela Koffler, John N. Hart, Jeff Sharp, Katie Roumel, Tom Hulce, John Wells
Screenplay: Michael Cunningham, Keith Bunin
Official Site: www.ahomeattheendoftheworld.com

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  • 4 stars "It is a thought-provoking movie. That is what elevates what is essentially a quiet, small (3 star) movie. It stays with one as it examines relationships (male, female, family, friend, etc.). Nice to see Colin Ferrel in this role and not only in a leather thong waving a sword."