The Tree of Life

Nothing Stands Still

Friday, May 27, 2011 in 4 theaters
July 8, 2011 Nationwide
On Blu-ray & DVD
MPAA Rating
PG-13 for some thematic material.

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The story of a Midwestern family in the 1950's. The film follows the life journey of the eldest son, Jack, through the innocence of childhood to his disillusioned adult years as he tries to reconcile a complicated relationship with his father (Brad Pitt). Jack (played as an adult by Sean Penn) finds himself a lost soul in the modern world, seeking answers to the origins and meaning of life while questioning the existence of faith.

Oscar Nominations of 2011:

  • Best Cinematography
  • Best Director
  • Best Picture
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