Warren Schmidt is about to experience a bittersweet slice of life. Newly retired, he and his wife Helen have big plans to see America-but an unexpected twist changes everything. Now Schmidt is determined to stop his daughter's wedding to an underachieving waterbed salesman. From meeting the groom's eccentric parents to sponsoring a Tanzanian foster child, Schmidt sets off on his mission...and gets lost along the road to self-discovery.

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About Schmidt (2002)

R

Drama/Comedy · 2h 5m · 1/3/2003

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Description

Warren Schmidt is about to experience a bittersweet slice of life. Newly retired, he and his wife Helen have big plans to see America-but an unexpected twist changes everything. Now Schmidt is determined to stop his daughter's wedding to an underachieving waterbed salesman. From meeting the groom's eccentric parents to sponsoring a Tanzanian foster child, Schmidt sets off on his mission...and gets lost along the road to self-discovery.

Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Companies

New Line Cinema, Avery Pix

Budget

$30,000,000

Revenue

$105,834,556
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Cast
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Jack Nicholson

Warren R. Schmidt
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Kathy Bates

Roberta Hertzel
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Hope Davis

Jeannie Schmidt
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Dermot Mulroney

Randall Hertzel
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June Squibb

Helen Schmidt
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Howard Hesseman

Larry Hertzel
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Harry Groener

John Rusk
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Connie Ray

Vicki Rusk
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Robert Kem

Priest in Omaha
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Melissa Hanna

Dairy Queen Employee
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Tung Ha

Frat Kid
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James J. Crawley

Other Frat Kid
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Mary Beth Nelson

Bartender
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Judith Kathryn Hart

Woman Mourning Helen
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Steve Heller

Tire Store Employee
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Thomas Michael Belford

Funeral Director
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McKenna Gibson

Six-year-old Jeannie
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Emily McNaughton

Twelve-year-old Jeannie
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Beth Heimann

Wedding Singer #1
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Linda Wilmot

Wedding Singer #2
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Lester Kills Crow

Native American Cashier
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Vaughan Wenzel

Man Mourning Helen
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Jill Anderson

Bridesmaid Reading St. Paul
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James M. Connor

Randall's Best Man
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Len Cariou

Ray Nichols
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Mark Venhuizen

Duncan Hertzel
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Cheryl Hamada

Saundra
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Phil Reeves

Minister in Denver
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Matt Winston

Gary Nordin - Warren's Replacement
Crew
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Alexander Payne

Director
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Louis Begley

Writer
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Alexander Payne

Writer
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Jim Taylor

Writer
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Michael Besman

Producer
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Harry Gittes

Producer
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James Glennon

Cinematograpy
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Kevin Tent

Editor
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Rolfe Kent

Music
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Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

About Schmidt

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

6/3/2003

Disc Title Front Cover

About Schmidt

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

2/3/2015

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