n New York, the immature family man Leo Vidales is a successful businessman, owner of the Underlandish, a successful website of digital games and married to Dr. Ellen Vidales, a dedicated surgeon of the emergency room of a hospital. They have a daughter, Jackie, who is an intelligent girl that is raised by her nanny, the Filipino Gloria that spends more time with her than Ellen. Gloria has two sons in Philippine that miss her. When Leo need to travel to Singapore with his partner Bob (Tom McCarthy) to sign a millionaire contract with investors, Ellen operates on a boy stabbed in the stomach by his own mother and she feels connected to the boy and rethinks her relationship with Jackie. Meanwhile Leo is bored waiting for the negotiation of Bob with the investors and he decides to travel to Bangkok and lodges in a rustic cottage on the seashore. Leo meets the young prostitute and mother Cookie and he has one night stand with her. Meanwhile, Gloria's ten year-old boy Salvador misses her ...
Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
What keeps you together when you're worlds apart?
23 January 2009 (Sweden)
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Opening Weekend USA: $4,531,
20 November 2009, Limited Release
Gross USA: $8,530, 29 November 2009
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Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
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During the making of this film, Michelle Williams was told that her husband, Heath Ledger, had just passed in his sleep. See more
Referenced in Kommissarie Späck
Written by Mira Aroyo, Daniel Hunt, Helen Marnie and Reuben Wu
Performed by Ladytron
With permission from Island Records and Universal Music Publishing See more