The Private Lives of Pippa Lee

Based on the novel by Rebecca Miller (who also wrote the screenplay and directed), this edgy dramedy stars Robin Wright Penn as the eponymous Pippa, a devoted wife and mother, who, at the age of 50, seems to have everything in life: security, happiness, a brilliant publisher husband 30 years her senior and successful grown-up twins. But when her husband (Alan Arkin) first decides that they should both leave New York and move to a retirement home in Connecticut, and then embarks on an affair with a woman even younger than she is, Pippa finds herself re-assessing her place in the world and quietly spiralling towards a nervous breakdown. Julianne Moore, Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder and Blake Lively co-star.

Year: 2009
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Director: Rebecca Miller
Starring: Alan Arkin, Julianne Moore, Keanu Reeves, Maria Bello, Monica Bellucci, Robin Wright, Shirley Knight, Tim Guinee, Winona Ryder, Robin Weigert, Zoe Kazan, Mike Binder, Ryan McDonald, Blake Lively
Duration: 98 Minutes
Rating: M - Contains offensive language and nudity.
Location in store: Drama



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