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Release Date: May 11, 2007Running Time: 98 mins.
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Urban

Cast:

Philip Baker Hall

Bill Cobbs

French Stewart

Bill Brochtrup

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Summary:
In 2009, when Los Angeles' last city park is closed to the public, a dispossessed man--and the duck who follows him as a mother--quest west, on foot, in search of water and meaning, in the desert that is L.A. Arthur is a retired history professor who has outlived his time and place, friends and family, resources and reasons to live. In the park where his son and wife are buried, Arthur contemplates putting an end to his own life, when he is confronted by an orphaned duckling who has just escaped death. Arthur names this duckling Joe. Joe follows Arthur, the only mother he knows. When their park is landfilled and their pond is drained, Arthur and Joe engage in a Sisyphean struggle to survive,... Full Summary >>