Genre: Comedy, Drama
Duration: 80 min.
Quirky and rebellious April Burns lives with her boyfriend in a low-rent New York City apartment miles away from her emotionally distant family. But when she discovers that her mother has a fatal form of breast cancer, she invites the clan to her place for Thanksgiving. While her father struggles to drive her family into the city, April -- an inexperienced cook -- runs into kitchen trouble and must ask a neighbor for help.
talky, realistic, touching, humorous, clever, semi serious, sentimental, dramatic, offbeat, melancholic ...
family, terminal illness, road trip, holiday, dysfunctional family, cooking, thanksgiving, nothing goes right, marijuana, neighbor, on the road, multiple storylines, cancer, urban, parents and children, family drama, parenthood, relationships, eccentric family, family gatherings, culture clash, secrets, reunion, depression, eccentricity ...
contemporary, 21st century
new york, usa, new jersey, tokyo, lower east side manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city