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The Squid and the Whale (2005)

R 10/05/2005 (US) ComedyDrama 1h 21m

Joint custody blows.


Based on the true childhood experiences of Noah Baumbach and his brother, The Squid and the Whale tells the touching story of two young boys dealing with their parents divorce in Brooklyn in the 1980s.

  1. Noah Baumbach

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Jeff Daniels

    Jeff Daniels

    Bernard Berkman

  2. Laura Linney

    Laura Linney

    Joan Berkman

  3. Jesse Eisenberg

    Jesse Eisenberg

    Walt Berkman

  4. Owen Kline

    Frank Berkman

  5. William Baldwin

    William Baldwin


  6. Anna Paquin

    Anna Paquin


  7. David Benger


  8. Elizabeth Meriwether

    Elizabeth Meriwether

    Graduate Student

  9. Alexandra Daddario

    Alexandra Daddario

    Pretty Girl

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The Squid and the Whale
The Squid and the Whale

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $1,500,000.00

Revenue $11,098,131.00


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