Wish I Was Here is the story of Aidan Bloom, a struggling actor, father and husband, who at 35 is still trying to find his identity; a purpose for his life. He winds up trying to home school his two children when his father can no longer afford to pay for private education and the only available public school is on its last legs. Through teaching them about life his way, Aidan gradually discovers some of the parts of himself he couldn't find.

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Wish I Was Here (2014)

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Drama/Comedy · 1h 46m · 7/25/2014

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Wish I Was Here is the story of Aidan Bloom, a struggling actor, father and husband, who at 35 is still trying to find his identity; a purpose for his life. He winds up trying to home school his two children when his father can no longer afford to pay for private education and the only available public school is on its last legs. Through teaching them about life his way, Aidan gradually discovers some of the parts of himself he couldn't find.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Companies

Worldview Entertainment, Double Feature Films, Wild Bunch

Budget

$6,000,000

Revenue

$3,588,432
Part Of
Cast
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Bruce Nozick

Dr. Becker
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Ashley Greene

Janine
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Stephan Pettit

Featured Extra
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Allan Rich

Rabbi Twersky
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James Avery

Audition Actor #2
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Vera R. Taylor

Office Worker (uncredited)
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Vernon Courteaux

Surfer (uncredited)
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Taylor Bagley

Janine's Friend
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Anne McDaniels

Nurse Betty at Comic-Con (uncredited)
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Bob Clendenin

Defense Attorney
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Brandon Henschel

Dancer (uncredited)
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Ross Ingram

Featured Extra
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Lucy Angelo

Pool Party Guest (uncredited)
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Leslie David Baker

Audition Actor #1
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A.J. Hudson

Boy Chasing Ice Cream Truck (uncredited)
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Mark Thudium

Terry
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Michael Weston

Jerry
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Jackie Johnson

Female Supermarket Employee
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USC Trojan Marching Band

Themselves (uncredited)
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Peter Tahoe

Street Performer (uncredited)
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Troy Beemer

Featured Extra
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Cecilia McIntyre

Girl Chasing Ice Cream Truck (uncredited)
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Gina Cantrell

Dancer (uncredited)
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Cody Sullivan

Jesse
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Mandy Patinkin

Gabe
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Casey Ford Alexander

Audition Actor (uncredited)
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Drew Breeden

Nurse (uncredited)
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Christopher Craven

Pool Party Guest (uncredited)
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David Villada

Montague (uncredited)
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Jessica Belkin

Girl Chasing Ice Cream Truck (uncredited)
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Hans Hernke

Alien Actor at Studio Backlot (uncredited)
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Ato Essandoh

Audition Actor #3
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Jennifer Terry

Janine's Other Friend
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Ameet Shukla

Sassy Customer (uncredited)
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Christina Alexandria

Theater Patron (uncredited)
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Pierce Gagnon

Tucker Bloom
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Sharon Lazarus

Featured Extra
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McKaley Miller

Nicole (uncredited)
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Lala Kanian

Muslim Sales Associate at Burquini Store (uncredited)
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Meli Alexander

Cosplay Marcher (uncredited)
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Ally Carlson

Science Class Student (uncredited)
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Franklin Ruehl

Hollywood Blvd. Character (uncredited)
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Matt Winston

Alan
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Charlie

Kugel
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Jim Parsons

Paul
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Kate Hudson

Sarah Bloom
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Teebone Mitchell

Tybalt (uncredited)
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Silvia Curiel

Esperanza
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Kevin Ho

Featured Extra
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Anthony Alexander Smith

Tucker PD (uncredited)
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Caleb Grant

Actor Auditioning for Sci-Fi Role (uncredited)
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Bill Blair

Marching Captain (uncredited)
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Alexander Chaplin

Rabbi Rosenberg
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Max Wright

Jewish Choir Boy (uncredited)
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Nichole Galicia

Juliet
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Andrew Anderson

Reaper (uncredited)
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Donald Faison

Anthony
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Noa Ervin

Featured Extra
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Mark Dennis

Featured Extra
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Josh Gad

Noah Bloom
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Joey King

Grace Bloom
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Taylor Hair

Featured Extra
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Zach Braff

Aidan Bloom
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Rachel McVay

Shakespearean Actor (uncredited)
Crew
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Adam J. Braff

Writer
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Zach Braff

Director
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Zach Braff

Writer
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

Wish I Was Here

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

10/28/2014

Disc Title Front Cover

Wish I Was Here

(DVD)

Disc Title Front Cover

Wish I Was Here

(Blu-ray)

11/25/2014

Disc Title Front Cover

Wish I Was Here

(DVD)

10/28/2014

Disc Title Front Cover

Wish I Was Here

(DVD)

11/25/2014

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