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Your Sister's Sister (2011)

R | | Comedy, Drama | 29 June 2012 (UK)
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Iris invites her friend Jack to stay at her family's island getaway after the death of his brother. At their remote cabin, Jack's drunken encounter with Hannah, Iris' sister, kicks off a revealing stretch of days.

Director:

Lynn Shelton

Writer:

Lynn Shelton
2 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Harring Michael Harring ... Tom - in photos (as Mike Harring)
Mark Duplass ... Jack
Mike Birbiglia ... Al
Emily Blunt ... Iris
Jason Dodson Jason Dodson ... Tom's Friend
Pete Erickson Pete Erickson ... Tom's Friend
Kathryn Lebo Kathryn Lebo ... Tom's Friend
Evan Mosher Evan Mosher ... Tom's Friend
Jennifer Maas Jennifer Maas ... Tom's Friend
Jeanette Maus ... Tom's Friend
Dori Hana Scherer Dori Hana Scherer ... Tom's Friend (as Dori Hana-Scherer)
Steve Snoey Steve Snoey ... Tom's Friend
Dusty Warren ... Tom's Friend
Seth Warren Seth Warren ... Tom's Friend
Mel Eslyn ... Photography Studio Crew
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Storyline

Mourning the death of his brother, Jack's friend Iris invites him to her father's cottage for some alone time to recuperate. Unbeknownst to either of them, Iris's sister Hannah is also staying at their father's cottage recovering from her recent break-up. One entire bottle of tequila later, Jack and Hannah wake up to find Iris at the door. They each have secrets that they're tying to keep and they each have feelings that they're trying to sort out. Written by napierslogs

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Taglines:

A comedy about doing the right thing with the wrong person.

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language and some sexual content | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 June 2012 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

A Irmã da Sua Irmã See more »

Filming Locations:

Anacortes, Washington, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$125,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$109,221, 17 June 2012, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$1,573,712, 19 August 2012
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Company Credits

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Ada Films See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color
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Trivia

When the film was originally scheduled to start filming in middle October 2010 for two weeks, Rachel Weisz was set to play Emily Blunt's sister, so the actress could complete her part and start filming The Deep Blue Sea (2011) in November. However, filming of Lynn Shelton's movie was postponed, making Weisz pull out due to schedule conflicts with The Deep Blue Sea. Rosemarie DeWitt replaced her, and was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award for her performance. See more »

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Young Boy #2: Whoever has the Sun, turn it on!
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References Revenge of the Nerds (1984) See more »

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Playing Dead
Written and Performed by Breathe Owl Breathe
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I REALLY like this movie!
2 September 2013 | by jackiebrown859See all my reviews

I really enjoyed this movie. I've never written a review before, but had to for this one. Filmed in 12 days? Unbelievably well done. The interaction of the three main characters was s-o...r-e-a-l. Emily Blunt (love her accent), Rosemarie Dewitt and Mark Duplass effortlessly became three characters who could be anyone you know in your own town. The chemistry of their different relationships with each other was fresh and flawless, especially as they evolved. The comedic moments were well delivered, and the pulling-at-the-heartstrings moments, very real. The rustic cottage and waterfront location in Seattle where most of the movie took place was just beautiful. From Filming to Sound, my hat is off to Lynn Shelton the Writer and Director, and the entire cast and crew. I will enjoy watching this again. Thank you!


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