Liberal Arts

(2012)

Overview

Newly single, 35, and uninspired by his job, Jesse Fisher worries that his best days are behind him. But no matter how much he buries his head in a book, life keeps pulling Jesse back. When his favorite college professor invites him to campus to speak at his retirement dinner, Jesse jumps at the chance. He is prepared for the nostalgia of the dining halls and dorm rooms, the parties and poetry seminars; what he doesn’t see coming is Zibby – a beautiful, precocious, classical-music-loving sophomore. Zibby awakens scary, exciting, long-dormant feelings of possibility and connection that Jesse thought he had buried forever.

  1. Josh Radnor

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Josh Radnor

    Josh Radnor

    Jesse Fisher

  2. Elizabeth Olsen

    Elizabeth Olsen

    Zibby

  3. Richard Jenkins

    Richard Jenkins

    Professor Peter Hoberg

  4. Allison Janney

    Allison Janney

    Professor Judith Fairfield

  5. Elizabeth Reaser

    Elizabeth Reaser

    Ana

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Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts

Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • January 22, 2012
    Premiere

    Meaning

  • September 14, 2012
    PG-13
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 37m

Budget -

Revenue $327,345.00

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