When a devastating attack shatters Mark Hogancamp (Carell) and wipes away all memories, no one expected recovery. Putting together pieces from his old and new life, Mark meticulously creates a wondro... full plot below
U.S. Release DateWelcome to Marwen release date was Friday, December 21, 2018. This was a Nationwide in theaters release.
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Rating MPAAPG-13 for sequences of fantasy violence, some disturbing images, brief suggestive content, thematic material and language
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When a devastating attack shatters Mark Hogancamp (Carell) and wipes away all memories, no one expected recovery. Putting together pieces from his old and new life, Mark meticulously creates a wondrous town where he can heal and be heroic. As he builds an astonishing art installation—a testament to the most powerful women he knows—through his fantasy world, he draws strength to triumph in the real one.
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Trivia & Production Notes
- Based on the 2010 documentary which was optioned. True story.
- Diane Kruger will play Deja Thoris, the Belgin Witch of Marwen who, in a recurring scenario, revives Carell’s alter ego every time he is killed by Nazis (Hollywood Reporter, 6/16/2017).
- Gwendoline Christie will be playing Mark's Russian caretaker, Anna (Hollywood Reporter, 6/27/2017).
- Tells the miraculous true story of one broken man’s fight as he discovers how artistic imagination can restore the human spirit.
Also Known As
- Untitled Robert Zemeckis Project