The Last Word Movie

This spring, don’t miss a friendship that begins at the end.

The Last Word movie poster

Who's Involved:

Shirley MacLaine, Amanda Seyfried, Philip Baker Hall, Anne Heche, Tom Everett Scott, Mark Pellington, Danny Roth, Damiano Tucci, Thomas Sadowski, Stuart Fink, Dan Steinman, Andrew Karpen

Release Date:

Friday, March 3, 2017 (Nationwide)


Runtime: 1 hr, 47 m
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

Shirley MacLaine plays a retired businesswoman who wants to control everything around her, including her own obituary, so she writes her own to ensure her life story is told her way. Amanda Seyfried portrays a young writer at the local newspaper who takes up the task of finding out the truth about MacLaine’s character —resulting in a reawakening of passions for MacLaine’s character, and a life altering friendship for Seyfried’s.

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Who stars in The Last Word: Cast List

"Scoob!" , "You Should Have Left"  

"The Little Mermaid" , "Wild Oats"  

"The Other Guys" , "Nothing Left to Fear"  

"Mr. Popper's Penguins" , "The Insider"  


"Sister of the Groom" , "Clouds"  

Who's making The Last Word: Crew List

A look at the The Last Word behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Mark Pellington last directed Nostalgia and I Melt With You.


Stuart Fink


Andrew Karpen
Mark Pellington
Danny Roth
Dan Steinman
Damiano Tucci

Production Company

Myriad Pictures

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Production: What we know about The Last Word?

Filming Timeline

  1. November 2016: The film was in Completed status.
  2. April 2016: The film was in Post-Production status.
  3. Began filming on February 6th, 2016 and ended in late March 2016.

  4. September 2015: The film was in Development status.

The Last Word Release Date: When was the film released?

The Last Word was released in 2017 on Friday, March 3, 2017 (Nationwide release). There were 10 other movies released on the same date, including The Shack, Logan and Table 19.

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

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