When Maggie (Greta Gerwig), a young and independent New Yorker, decides to become a single mother and inseminate herself with the help of a former college acquaintance (Travis Fimmel), she appears to be - as always - in perfect control of her life. Yet, this meticulously planned transaction nonetheless runs up against the unpredictability of fate when Maggie falls for a "ficto-critical anthropologist" named John (Ethan Hawke), whose marriage to Georgette (Julianne Moore)- a brilliant but time-consuming Columbia University Professor - is falling apart. A few years later, when Maggie - now married to John - realizes she's falling out of love with her new husband, she comes up with yet another "perfect plan": reuniting him with his ex-wife!

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Maggie's Plan (2015)

Romance/Drama/Comedy · 1h 38m

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Chapter One: Maggie Meets John

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When Maggie (Greta Gerwig), a young and independent New Yorker, decides to become a single mother and inseminate herself with the help of a former college acquaintance (Travis Fimmel), she appears to be - as always - in perfect control of her life. Yet, this meticulously planned transaction nonetheless runs up against the unpredictability of fate when Maggie falls for a "ficto-critical anthropologist" named John (Ethan Hawke), whose marriage to Georgette (Julianne Moore)- a brilliant but time-consuming Columbia University Professor - is falling apart. A few years later, when Maggie - now married to John - realizes she's falling out of love with her new husband, she comes up with yet another "perfect plan": reuniting him with his ex-wife!

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Status

Released

Languages

Danish, English

Country

United States

Production Companies

Hall Monitor, Locomotive, Rachael Horovitz Productions, Round Films

Revenue

$3,332,321
Cast
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Greta Gerwig

Maggie
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George Ashiotis

Blind Man
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Bill Hader

Tony
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Monte Greene

Max
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Travis Fimmel

Guy Childers
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Fredi Walker-Browne

Beverly
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Ethan Hawke

John Harding
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Maya Rudolph

Felicia
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Brendan Titley

Shakespearean Actor
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Stephen Lin

Shakespearean Actor's Lover
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Wallace Shawn

Kliegler
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Julianne Moore

Georgette
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Mina Sundwall

Justine
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Jackson Frazer

Paul
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Alex Morf

Al Bentwaithe
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Ida Rohatyn

Lily
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Angela Trento

Debbie Waserman
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Kathleen Hanna

Québécois Female Singer
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Tommy Buck

Québécois Female Singer
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Sue Jean Kim

Komiko
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Leetopher Scott

Restaurant Waiter (uncredited)
Crew
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Rebecca Miller

Director
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Rebecca Miller

Writer
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Karen Rinaldi

Writer
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

Maggies Plan

(Blu-ray)

Disc Title Front Cover

Maggie's Plan

(DVD)

Disc Title Front Cover

Maggie's Plan

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

8/23/2016

Disc Title Front Cover

Maggie's Plan

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

8/23/2016

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