A Little Help

(2010)

Overview

It's a movie for everyone whose life has been thrown off-course, out of whack, or simply not turned out the way they planned it. In other words, it's a movie for everyone, period. Set in suburban Long Island in the summer of 2002, with the psychic wounds of 9/11 still fresh, A Little Help is a story that takes a comic, searching and profoundly empathetic look at a few pivotal months in the life of dental hygienist Laura Pehlke (Jenna Fischer)-an ordinary woman whose life suddenly flies off the rails-and her heroic efforts to re-establish a sense of security and normalcy for herself and her son.

  1. Michael J. Weithorn

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Jenna Fischer

    Jenna Fischer

    Laura

  2. Chris O'Donnell

    Chris O'Donnell

    Bob

  3. Kim Coates

    Kim Coates

    Mel Kaminsky

  4. Lesley Ann Warren

    Lesley Ann Warren

    Joan

  5. Sara Kapner

    Sara Kapner

    Wendy Helms

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A Little Help
A Little Help

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Status Released

Release Information

  • July 22, 2010
    R
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 49m

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