Griffin & Phoenix
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Griffin & Phoenix
Ed Stone's bittersweet drama Griffin & Phoenix concerns Griffin (Dermot Mulroney), a divorcee suffering from cancerous lesions in his chest that give him a life expectancy of less than two years. He falls in love with academic advisor Phoenix (Amanda Peet), and the pair decide to 'live life to the fullest' by fulfilling all of Griffin's childhood fantasies, from painting water towers to sneaking into movies to hopping freight trains. But a secret of Phoenix's threatens to damper the joy of their time together. Sarah Paulson, Blair Brown, Alison Elliott and Lois Smith… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"[It] has all the engaging momentum of a 102-minute dirge."
‑ Michael Rechtshaffen, Hollywood Reporter
"...absurdly sentimental and melodramatic..."
‑ David Nusair, Reel Film Reviews
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