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Better Things

Action & AdventureDrama18+ (R)20081h 33m
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#128897 Ranked Movie
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Better Things (2008)

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Action & Adventure Drama Rated: 18+ (R)20081h 33m

Gails agoraphobia keeps her inside where she escapes into romance novels. She shares a house with her Nan, recently back from the hospital. Gradually, they both try to reach out to each other to break their isolation. Rob plunges further into his addiction as a way of numbing his heartbreak over the death of his girlfriend. In his stupor, he dreams of embracing her again. Mr & Mrs Gladwin are going through a shift in their 60 year relationship. Years of resentment and unspoken truths have built a barrier between them that Mrs Gladwin, in her abiding love, tries to erode in little gestures.Better Things featuring Tara Ballard and Betty Bench is streaming on AMC+, streaming with subscription on DIRECTV Stream, and available for rent or purchase on iTunes. It's an action & adventure and drama movie with a less than average IMDb audience rating of 5.2 (706 votes).

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Available to stream on a subscription service (AMC+ and DIRECTV STREAM).

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 1 service (iTunes).

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#128,897 Ranked Movie

#1413 Ranked in Movies on AMC+

#3787 Ranked in Doctor Movies

#16902 Ranked in Action & Adventure Movies

Better Things has a less than average IMDb audience rating of 5.2 (706 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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Better Things Overview

Gails agoraphobia keeps her inside where she escapes into romance novels. She shares a house with her Nan, recently back from the hospital. Gradually, they both try to reach out to each other to break their isolation. Rob plunges further into his addiction as a way of numbing his heartbreak over the death of his girlfriend. In his stupor, he dreams of embracing her again. Mr & Mrs Gladwin are going through a shift in their 60 year relationship. Years of resentment and unspoken truths have built a barrier between them that Mrs Gladwin, in her abiding love, tries to erode in little gestures.

Age rating: 18+ (R)
Runtime: 1h 33m

Extra Information

Related Genres: Action & AdventureDrama
Related Tags: Doctor
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Available to watch on: DIRECTV STREAM
Original Release Date: May 17, 2008
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