Seeking a friend for the end of the world [videorecording]
Focus Features, Mandate Pictures and Indian Paintbrush present ; directed by Lorene Scafaria
Bangkok : Happy Home Entertainment, 2012
1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Steve Carell and Keira Knightley lead an all-star cast in this clever and heartwarming comedy that explores the crazy things people do when humanity’s last days are at hand. Set in a too-near future, two neighbors, Dodge (Carell) and Penny (Knightley), react in their own unique ways to the announcement that a 70-mile-wide asteroid is en route to the Earth. He wants to return to his first love. She just wants to get back to her family. As the unlikely companions’ respective journeys converge, their outlooks – if not the world’s – brighten in surprising and hilarious ways.