Initial DVD release
December 7, 2010
January 24, 2008 (2008-01-24) (Sundance Film Festival)
Patrick Sisam (screenplay), Rick Velleu (screenplay), Ethan Canin (short stories "Star Food" and "The Year of Getting to Know Us")
Illeana Douglas(Christine Jacobson),
No Matter How Far You Go, You Can't Run From Family
Just a Walk in the Park, Happy Endings (film), Finding Amanda
The year of getting to know us trailer
The Year of Getting to Know Us is a comedy drama film directed by Patrick Sisam and starring Tom Arnold, Jimmy Fallon, Lucy Liu and Sharon Stone. It premiered at 24 January 2008 at the Sundance Film Festival.
Christopher Rocket is a man loyal to his work but unable to fulfill his girlfriend Anne or anything else in his personal life. He came back to his homeland after his estranged father Tom Rocket suffers a stroke. Jane Rocket, his mother, is a central figure in his dysfunctional past.
The film was not very well received by film critics, resulting in mostly negative reviews, with Rotten Tomatoes giving it an 18% "Rotten" rating.
ReferencesThe Year of Getting to Know Us Wikipedia
The Year of Getting to Know Us IMDb The Year of Getting to Know Us themoviedb.org