- R (for sexuality, language and some drug use)
- Running time:
- 85 minutes
Martine, a 23-year-old artist from New York, arrives in Los Angeles to stay in the pool house of a family living in the hip and hilly community of Silver Lake. Peter, the father, has agreed to help Martine complete sound design on her art film as a favor to his wife. Martine innocently enters the seemingly idyllic life of this open-minded family with two kids and a relaxed Southern California vibe. Like a bolt of lightning, her arrival sparks a surge of energy that awakens suppressed impulses in everyone and forces them to confront their own fears and desires.
- Release date:
- October 19, 2012
- Quick review:
- Martine (Olivia Thirlby) moves in with Peter (John Krasinski) and Julie (Rosemarie DeWitt) while she works on a film, and subtly pushes their household off balance.