The Descendants 2011

The Descendants is a 2011 comedy-drama film based on the novel by Kaui Hart Hemmings. The film stars George Clooney, Judy Greer, Matthew Lillard and Shailene Woodley and is planned for release in the United States on November 18, 2011. It is directed by Alexander Payne, with a screenplay by Payne, Nat Faxon and Jim Rash. The film screened at the 2011 Toronto International Film Festival.

Plot: Matt King, the trustee of his family’s ancestral land in Hawaii, tries to reconnect with his two daughters after his wife suffers a serious boating accident and falls into a coma. Under pressure from different factions to sell the land, he belatedly learns a disturbing secret about his wife.

* George Clooney as Matt King
* Shailene Woodley as Alexandra King
* Mary Birdsong
* Nick Krause as Sid
* Judy Greer as Julie Speer

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