As an asteroid nears Earth, a man finds himself alone after his wife leaves in a panic. He decides to take a road trip to reunite with his high school sweetheart. Accompanying him is a neighbor who inadvertently puts a wrench in his plan.

  1. Lorene Scafaria

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Steve Carell

    Steve Carell

    Dodge Petersen

  2. Keira Knightley

    Keira Knightley

    Penelope 'Penny' Lockhart

  3. Connie Britton

    Connie Britton


  4. Adam Brody

    Adam Brody


  5. Rob Corddry

    Rob Corddry


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Seeking a Friend for the End of the World
Seeking a Friend for the End of the World



Status Released

Release Information

  • June 22, 2012


    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 41m

Budget $10,000,000.00

Revenue $9,636,289.00

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