THE WAY, WAY BACK is the funny and poignant coming of age story of 14-year-old Duncan s (Liam James) summer vacation with his mother, Pam (Toni Collette), her overbearing boyfriend, Trent (Steve Carell), and his daughter, Steph (Zoe Levin). Having a rough time fitting in, the introverted Duncan finds an unexpected friend in gregarious Owen (Sam Rockwell), manager of the Water Wizz water park. Through his funny, clandestine friendship with Owen, Duncan slowly opens up to and begins to finally find his place in the world - all during a summer he will never forget.
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Dive into this hilarious comedy from the studio that brought you Little Miss Sunshine and Juno! While 14-year-old Duncan (Liam James) is being dragged on a family trip with his mom (Toni Collette) and her overbearing boyfriend (Steve Carell), he befriends the gregarious manager (Sam Rockwell) of a local water park. The two form a powerful bond, resulting in a vacation Duncan will never forget!
Ends 01/31/15. For introverted teen Duncan, summer vacation is looking like a worst-case scenario: his stepfather is a jerk, his stepsister hates him and he has no friends. When he meets a screwball water-park employee, he not only lands a job, but he forms an unlikely friendship that will change him forever. 'An endearingly sweet coming of ager' (Variety).
A hilarious comedy from the studio that brought you Little Miss Sunshine and Juno of a teen who finds an outlandish group of friends in a family vacation he¹ll never forget!
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