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Beatriz at Dinner (2017)

R | | Comedy, Drama | 9 June 2017 (USA)
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A holistic medicine practitioner attends a wealthy client's dinner party after her car breaks down.

Director:

Miguel Arteta

Writer:

Mike White
2 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Salma Hayek ... Beatriz
John Lithgow ... Doug
Connie Britton ... Kathy
Jay Duplass ... Alex
Amy Landecker ... Jeana
Chloë Sevigny ... Shannon
David Warshofsky ... Grant
John Early ... Evan
Enrique Castillo ... Marcus
Soledad St. Hilaire ... Rosa
Amelia Borella ... Heidi
Sean O'Bryan ... Security Guard
Natalia Abelleyra ... Suzana
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Storyline

Beatriz, holistic medicine practitioner is stranded at a client's house and becomes a somewhat unwilling guest at a snooty dinner party that evening. A difference of thoughts and opinions causes her to be a thorn in the side of the hosts and their invited guests.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

She was invited, but she's not welcome. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language and a scene of violence | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English | Spanish

Release Date:

9 June 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Beatriz at Dinner See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$141,959, 11 June 2017

Gross USA:

$7,115,854

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$7,425,391
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Mike White and Miguel Arteta's third film together, having previously made Chuck and Buck (2000) and The Good Girl (2002). See more »

Goofs

Beatriz drives from Santa Monica south to Newport Beach, but we see her driving on the 101 Freeway in Agoura Hills, which is many miles northwest not only of Santa Monica but Los Angeles proper. See more »

Quotes

Beatriz: All tears flow from the same source.
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An Ending (Ascent)
Written and Performed by Brian Eno
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Wow!
18 October 2017 | by kz917-1See all my reviews

This movie will make you uncomfortable and possibly squirm in your seat at moments. But in the end it will make you think.

The quote, "Bad things happen when good people do nothing." rings especially true in my mind right now.

Beatriz is portrayed by Salma Hayek and ends up staying for dinner at her client/friend's house after her car won't start.

Everyone else at the dinner is a member of the elite. They are rich and they flaunt it. Not the most scrupulous of people either.

The dinner that follows is one filled with tension, possible malice, revenge and who knows what else.

Worth the rental!


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