(Focus Features. 1 hour, 44 minutes. Rated R for strong sexual content, nudity, language and some teen drug and alcohol use. Directed by Lisa Cholodenko.) Julianne Moore (Jules), Annette Bening (Nic), Mark Ruffalo (Paul), Mia Wasikowska (Joni), Josh Hutcherson (Laser). Music by Carter Burwell, Nathan Larson and Craig Wedren.
By: Jared Counts, July 15th, 2010 12:00 AMTwo siblings, Joni and Laser (Wasikowska and Hutcherson), decide to track down their biological father Paul (Ruffalo), much to the chagrin of their lesbian parents Nic and Jules (Bening and Moore). As Paul becomes more involved with the family, things get increasingly complicated. A warm and often funny portrait of a modern family.