Young Adult

Young Adult (2011)

Everyone gets old. Not everyone grows up.

  • Genre: Comedy, Drama
  • Release Date: 2011-12-16
  • User Rating: 5.7/10 from 642 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 34min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Indian Paintbrush
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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A divorced writer from the Midwest returns to her hometown to reconnect with an old flame, who's now married with a family.

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  • Charlize Theron

    as Mavis Gary
  • Patton Oswalt

    as Matt Freehauf
  • Patrick Wilson

    as Buddy Slade
  • Elizabeth Reaser

    as Beth Slade
  • Collette Wolfe

    as Sandra Freehauf
  • Jill Eikenberry

    as Hedda Gary
  • Richard Bekins

    as David Gary
  • Brian McElhaney

    as Book Associate
  • Mary Beth Hurt

    as Jan
  • Kate Nowlin

    as Mary Ellen Trantowski
  • Jenny Dare Paulin

    as Nipple Confusion Bassist
  • Rebecca Hart

    as Nipple Confusion Guitarist
  • Louisa Krause

    as Front Desk Girl
  • Elizabeth Ward Land

    as Sales Lady
  • Hettienne Park

    as Vicki
  • J.K. Simmons

    as Mavis' Publisher (voice)
  • Ella Rae Peck

    as Girl
  • Emily Meade

    as Denny's Waitress
Directing Jason Reitman Director
Writing Diablo Cody Screenplay
Production Beth Kono Co-Producer
Camera Eric Steelberg Director of Photography
Editing Dana E. Glauberman Editor
Sound Mateo Messina Original Music Composer
Sound Rolfe Kent Original Music Composer
Production Suzanne Smith Casting
Production Jessica Kelly Casting
Art Kevin Thompson Production Design
Costume & Make-Up David C. Robinson Costume Design
Production Lianne Halfon Producer
Production Mason Novick Producer
Production Diablo Cody Producer
Production Jason Reitman Producer
Production Russell Smith Producer
Production Nathan Kahane Executive Producer
Production John Malkovich Executive Producer
Production Steven M. Rales Executive Producer
Production Helen Estabrook Executive Producer
Production Kelli Konop Co-Producer
Production Mary Lee Co-Producer
Art Michael Ahern Art Direction
Art Carrie Stewart Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Tsigie White Assistant Costume Designer
Costume & Make-Up Barbara Hause Costume Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Penelope Laughman Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Laura Wehrman Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Cynthia Kurkowski Seamstress
Costume & Make-Up Crystal Thompson Seamstress
Costume & Make-Up Mandy Lyons Hair Department Head
Costume & Make-Up Mia Neal Key Hair Stylist
Costume & Make-Up Nuria Sitja Makeup Department Head
Costume & Make-Up Mary Aaron Makeup Artist
Art Sha-Sha Shiau Art Department Coordinator
Art Leann Murphy Art Department Coordinator
Crew Joe Kupillas Carpenter
Crew Bruce J. Paquette Carpenter
Crew James Wassmann Carpenter
Crew Sandy Hamilton Property Master
Crew Drew Jiritano Special Effects Coordinator