The Descendants

Satire requires coldheartedness. A satirist must see the hypocrisies that most of us willfully ignore or ignorantly overlook, and fearlessly throw them back into our faces. Alexander Payne is an excellent satirist -- Election and Citizen Ruth take no prisoners in their jaundiced explorations of American political and social mores. But The Descendants, his...read more

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The Descendants
02:18 — A land baron tries to re-connect with his two daughters after his wife suffers a boating accident.
The Descendants - Clip - I Have Gotten My Act Together
01:23 — A land baron tries to re-connect with his two daughters after his wife suffers a boating accident.
The Descendants - Clip - Mom Was Cheating On You
01:24 — A land baron tries to re-connect with his two daughters after his wife suffers a boating accident.
The Descendants - Clip - You Probably Know My Husband
00:36 — A land baron tries to re-connect with his two daughters after his wife suffers a boating accident.
The Descendants - Clip - This Is Stalking
01:20 — A land baron tries to re-connect with his two daughters after his wife suffers a boating accident.
The Descendants - Clip - This Is Sid
00:42 — A land baron tries to re-connect with his two daughters after his wife suffers a boating accident.
The Descendants - Clip - We'll Surprise Your Sister
00:43 — A land baron tries to re-connect with his two daughters after his wife suffers a boating accident.
The Descendants - Trailer
02:06 — From Alexander Payne, the creator of the Oscar-winning Sideways, set in Hawaii, The Descendants is a sometimes humorous, sometimes tragic journey for (more…)
The Descendants
00:34 — From Alexander Payne, the creator of the Oscar-winning Sideways, set in Hawaii, The Descendants is a sometimes humorous, sometimes tragic journey for (more…)
The Descendants
03:47 — From Alexander Payne, the creator of the Oscar-winning Sideways, set in Hawaii, The Descendants is a sometimes humorous, sometimes tragic journey for (more…)
The Descendants
03:38 — From Alexander Payne, the creator of the Oscar-winning Sideways, set in Hawaii, The Descendants is a sometimes humorous, sometimes tragic journey for (more…)
Descendants - Official Trailer
00:45 — The stakes are high for these Disney villains' descendants to prove themselves!
The Descendants - Trailer
02:20 — From Alexander Payne, the creator of the Oscar-winning Sideways, set in Hawaii, The Descendants is a sometimes humorous, sometimes tragic journey for (more…)
The Descendants
00:29 — From Alexander Payne, the creator of the Oscar-winning Sideways, set in Hawaii, The Descendants is a sometimes humorous, sometimes tragic journey for (more…)
The Descendants
00:43 — From Alexander Payne, the creator of the Oscar-winning Sideways, set in Hawaii, The Descendants is a sometimes humorous, sometimes tragic journey for (more…)
The Descendants - Trailer
02:18 — From Alexander Payne, the creator of the Oscar-winning Sideways, set in Hawaii, The Descendants is a sometimes humorous, sometimes tragic journey for (more…)
The Descendants
03:46 — From Alexander Payne, the creator of the Oscar-winning Sideways, set in Hawaii, The Descendants is a sometimes humorous, sometimes tragic journey for (more…)
The Descendants
00:41 — From Alexander Payne, the creator of the Oscar-winning Sideways, set in Hawaii, The Descendants is a sometimes humorous, sometimes tragic journey for (more…)
The Descendants
00:19 — From Alexander Payne, the creator of the Oscar-winning Sideways, set in Hawaii, The Descendants is a sometimes humorous, sometimes tragic journey for (more…)
The Descendants
01:52 — From Alexander Payne, the creator of the Oscar-winning Sideways, set in Hawaii, The Descendants is a sometimes humorous, sometimes tragic journey for (more…)
The Descendants - Official Trailer
01:08 — From Alexander Payne, the creator of the Oscar-winning Sideways, set in Hawaii, The Descendants is a sometimes humorous, sometimes tragic journey for (more…)
The Descendants
00:46 — From Alexander Payne, the creator of the Oscar-winning Sideways, set in Hawaii, The Descendants is a sometimes humorous, sometimes tragic journey for (more…)
The Descendants
00:36 — From Alexander Payne, the creator of the Oscar-winning Sideways, set in Hawaii, The Descendants is a sometimes humorous, sometimes tragic journey for (more…)
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  • Released: 2011
  • Review: Satire requires coldheartedness. A satirist must see the hypocrisies that most of us willfully ignore or ignorantly overlook, and fearlessly throw them back into our faces. Alexander Payne is an excellent satirist -- Election and Citizen Ruth take no priso… (more)

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