Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Michael Sheen, Candice Bergen, Lake Bell, Nat Wolff, Reid Scott, Pico Alexander
Story: Romantic comedy directed and written by Hallie Meyers-Shyer in her directorial debut. The story centers on Alice (Reese Witherspoon), a recently separated mother of two young daughters who decides to start over by moving back to her hometown of Los Angeles.
However after her 40th birthday life for Alice takes an unexpected turn when she allows three young guys to move in with her temporarily. The arrangement ends up unfolding in unexpected ways. Alice’s unlikely new family and new romance comes to a crashing halt when her ex-husband (Michael Sheen) shows up, suitcase in hand.
Best Quotes from Trailer:
Alice’s Lodger #1: Alice, please stop avoiding me. You have to look at me.
Alice’s Ex-Husband: Alice, look at me for a second.
[typing on her computer]
Alice: “Alice is newly separated, loser…“
[referring to Alice]
Rosie: [to Isabel] She’s so intense.
Alice: No, I’m not!
Alice’s Lodger #1: You have got this thing about and it’s super impressive. I really like it.
Alice’s Lodger #2: You seem to be handling everything really well.
Alice’s Ex-Husband: Alice doesn’t know what she wants. No clue.
Alice’s Lodger #3: You got to check yourself, everything’s going to be okay.
Alice’s Ex-Husband: When were you going to tell me that three strangers were living in your house.
Alice: And I just always act out on my Birthday. It’s like my own personal New Year’s Eve, so I just go, “Blah,” and I just reel it back to normal.
[referring to his clothes]
Alice’s Lodger #1: Did you wash these?
Alice: I did. But, um, only because I was doing a load and I’ve been up since 5:30.
Alice: You know I’m 40, right?
Alice’s Lodger #1: I knew that, like ballpark.
Alice’s Lodger #2: I am not in love with her, okay. I just love a lot of things about her, like her face and her personality.
Alice’s Mother: Maybe it’s fate that they met you.
Home Again is set to open in the US September 8, 2017 and UK September 29, 2017.