Wildlife (2018)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Family Drama, Marriage Drama, Slice of Life  |   Release Date - Oct 19, 2018 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 104 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - PG13
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Director/co-writer Paul Dano’s intense family drama film is an adaptation of Richard Ford’s 2015 novel of the same name. A 1960s nuclear family living in Great Falls, Montana unravels as a newly unemployed father (Jake Gyllenhaal) deserts his wife (Carey Mulligan) and teenage son (Ed Oxenbould) to fight the forest fires along the nearby Canadian border.

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family-abandonment, family-neglect, family-separation, forest-fire, unfulfilled