"20th Century Women" quotes

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The story of a teenage boy, his mother, and two other women who help raise him among the love and freedom of Southern California of 1979.

Director: Mike Mills
Writer: Mike Mills
Production: N/A
Genre: comedy, drama
Year: 2016
MetaScore: 83/100
ImdbRating: 7.3
BoxOffice: $5,664,764
Released: 20 Jan 2017
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 13 wins & 73 nominations total

77 Clips

Home birth actually stunts the baby's growth personality - 20th Century Women 00:06
Home birth actually stunts the baby's growth personality
You know - 20th Century Women 00:09
You know
Have his mom and dad - 20th Century Women 00:34
Have his mom and dad
Actually it was it was built in 1905 - 20th Century Women 00:22
Actually it was it was built in 1905
I know him less every day - 20th Century Women 00:33
I know him less every day
Mom I'm not all men Okay I'm just me - 20th Century Women 00:09
Mom I'm not all men Okay I'm just me
So I had this new idea for for my photography - 20th Century Women 00:35
So I had this new idea for for my photography
What he likes is making bowls - 20th Century Women 00:09
What he likes is making bowls
And who knows what it means for a newborn - 20th Century Women 00:20
And who knows what it means for a newborn
But people from her time never admit anything went wrong - 20th Century Women 00:06
But people from her time never admit anything went wrong
Julie's a pretty complicated woman - 20th Century Women 00:12
Julie's a pretty complicated woman
I don't wanna just have sex with you - 20th Century Women 00:23
I don't wanna just have sex with you
My mom was born in 1924 - 20th Century Women 00:35
My mom was born in 1924
These people have no sense of humor - 20th Century Women 00:05
These people have no sense of humor
Why are you fine being sad and alone - 20th Century Women 00:15
Why are you fine being sad and alone
It's late - 20th Century Women 00:35
It's late
My son was born in 1964 - 20th Century Women 00:32
My son was born in 1964
Love is supposed to be a feeling that you feel - 20th Century Women 00:15
Love is supposed to be a feeling that you feel
I think that I'm too close to you - 20th Century Women 00:08
I think that I'm too close to you
Mom I'm dealing with everything right now - 20th Century Women 00:08
Mom I'm dealing with everything right now
I thought that was just the beginning - 20th Century Women 00:33
I thought that was just the beginning
They're a boy and a girl and - 20th Century Women 00:27
They're a boy and a girl and
What's it like for girls - 20th Century Women 00:25
What's it like for girls
And then there was a fire and - 20th Century Women 00:16
And then there was a fire and
They don't know that Reagan's coming - 20th Century Women 00:36
They don't know that Reagan's coming
He could write with his left hand - 20th Century Women 00:14
He could write with his left hand
Age is a bourgeois construct - 20th Century Women 00:04
Age is a bourgeois construct
Can I have one - 20th Century Women 00:17
Can I have one
I think history has been tough on men - 20th Century Women 00:09
I think history has been tough on men
Um you cannot let her sleep here - 20th Century Women 00:12
Um you cannot let her sleep here
I think being strong is the most important quality - 20th Century Women 00:17
I think being strong is the most important quality
I mean don't you need a man to raise a man - 20th Century Women 00:09
I mean don't you need a man to raise a man
So what was the fight about - 20th Century Women 00:10
So what was the fight about
But yeah half the time I regret it - 20th Century Women 00:15
But yeah half the time I regret it
Having your heart broken is a tremendous way to learn about the world - 20th Century Women 00:05
Having your heart broken is a tremendous way to learn about...
I gave him beer - 20th Century Women 00:32
I gave him beer
Men always feel like they have to fix things - 20th Century Women 00:14
Men always feel like they have to fix things
Whatever you think your life is going to be like - 20th Century Women 00:08
Whatever you think your life is going to be like
It's The Raincoats - 20th Century Women 00:36
It's The Raincoats
Look wondering if you're happy - 20th Century Women 00:06
Look wondering if you're happy
It's The Raincoats - 20th Century Women 01:25
It's The Raincoats
It's disempowering - 20th Century Women 00:25
It's disempowering
It's a lot to take on - 20th Century Women 00:22
It's a lot to take on
It was built in 1905 - 20th Century Women 01:10
It was built in 1905
Interested in others - 20th Century Women 02:43
Interested in others
I'm not  all men - 20th Century Women 00:10
I'm not all men
I think that I'm too close to you - 20th Century Women 00:18
I think that I'm too close to you
I think history has been tough on men - 20th Century Women 00:28
I think history has been tough on men
I think being strong is the most important quality - 20th Century Women 00:46
I think being strong is the most important quality
I know him less every day - 20th Century Women 00:46
I know him less every day
I gave him beer - 20th Century Women 00:45
I gave him beer
I don't wanna just have sex with you - 20th Century Women 00:43
I don't wanna just have sex with you
Home birth actually stunts the baby's growth personality - 20th Century Women 00:18
Home birth actually stunts the baby's growth personality
Having your heart broken is a tremendous way to learn about the world - 20th Century Women 00:21
Having your heart broken is a tremendous way to learn about...
Don't you need a man to raise a man - 20th Century Women 00:18
Don't you need a man to raise a man
Do you really wanna know what it's like - 20th Century Women 00:19
Do you really wanna know what it's like
Clitoral stimulation - 20th Century Women 00:17
Clitoral stimulation
But people from her time never admit anything went wrong - 20th Century Women 00:18
But people from her time never admit anything went wrong
Age is a bourgeois construct - 20th Century Women 00:13
Age is a bourgeois construct
You  are dealing with nothing - 20th Century Women 00:19
You are dealing with nothing
Why are you fine being sad and alone - 20th Century Women 00:21
Why are you fine being sad and alone
Where she'd really tell me stuff - 20th Century Women 04:58
Where she'd really tell me stuff
When the firemen come - 20th Century Women 00:20
When the firemen come
Whatever you think your life is going to be like - 20th Century Women 00:24
Whatever you think your life is going to be like
What he likes is making bowls - 20th Century Women 00:30
What he likes is making bowls
This is what my son believes in - 20th Century Women 02:37
This is what my son believes in
They're really bad for you - 20th Century Women 00:39
They're really bad for you
They're a boy and a girl - 20th Century Women 00:57
They're a boy and a girl
These people have no sense of humor - 20th Century Women 00:14
These people have no sense of humor
There is a growing disrespect for government - 20th Century Women 03:02
There is a growing disrespect for government
Then why do you do it - 20th Century Women 00:24
Then why do you do it
That was my husband's Ford Galaxy - 20th Century Women 02:21
That was my husband's Ford Galaxy
Some things just can't be fixed - 20th Century Women 00:38
Some things just can't be fixed
Photography by Susan Sontag - 20th Century Women 00:58
Photography by Susan Sontag
My son was born in 1964 - 20th Century Women 00:30
My son was born in 1964
My mom was born in 1924 - 20th Century Women 01:44
My mom was born in 1924
Love is supposed to be a feeling that you feel - 20th Century Women 00:49
Love is supposed to be a feeling that you feel

Cast

Dorothea Fields - Annette Bening
Julie Hamlin - Elle Fanning
Abbie Porter - Greta Gerwig
William - Billy Crudup
Jamie Fields - Lucas Jade Zumann
Julie's Mother - Alison Elliott
Gail Porter - Thea Gill
Young Jamie Fields (as Vitaly A. Lebeau) - Vitaly Andrew LeBeau
Julie's Sister - Olivia Hone
Charlie - Waleed Zuaiter
Trish - Alia Shawkat
Teen in Therapy - Cameron Protzman
Teen in Therapy - Victoria Bruno
Abbie's OBGYN - John Billingsley
Brian (as Finnegan Bell) - Finnegan Seeker Bell
Tanya - Zoë Nanos
Michelle - Lauren Foley
Fire Chief - Gareth Williams
Planned Parenthood Worker - Zoë Worth
Tim Drammer - Finn Roberts
Lynette Winters - Laura Wiggins
Police Officer - Rick Gifford
Jamie's School Principal - Paul Tigue
Dorothea's Bank Manager - Matthew Foster
Dorothea's Dinner Guest - Kirk Bovill
Dorothea's Dinner Guest - Victoria Hoffman
Dorothea's Dinner Guest (as Christina Andrea Offley) - Christina Offley
Dorothea's Dinner Guest - Randy Ryan
William's Woman - Diana Bostan
William's Woman - Toni Gaal
William's Woman - Tanya Young
Abbie's NYC Boyfriend - Hans-Peter Thomas
Reporter / Abbie's Future Husband - Kai Lennox
Santa Barbara City Official - Paul Messinger
Emergency Room Doctor - Eric Wentz
Emergency Room Nurse - Samantha Gros
Emergency Room Nurse - Britt Sanborn
Girls Choir (as Alexis Milan Turner) - Alexis Turner
Girls Choir (as Catherine Zelinsky) - Catherine Zelensky
Girls Choir - Boyce Buchanan
Girls Choir - Kyle Olivia Green
Girls Choir - Sam Marsh
Girls Choir - Antonia Marie Vivino
Girls Choir - Sara Pelayo
Girls Choir (as Annabelle Lee) - Annabelle Lee Moncrief
Phlask (Club Band) - Avi Boyko
Phlask (Club Band) - Tyler Leyva
Phlask (Club Band) - Cameron Simon
Snake Fang (House Party Band) - Jesse Sanes
Snake Fang (House Party Band) - Sam Bosson
Snake Fang (House Party Band) - Ian Logan
Snake Fang (House Party Band) - Patrick Pastor
Ramp Skater - Trent Bowman
Ramp Skater - Justin Rivera
Ramp Skater - Desmond Shepherd
Abbie's Friend - Joshua Burge
Abbie's Friend - Daniel Dorr
Pharmacist - Christopher Carroll
Julie's Hesher Friend - Hayden Gold
Julie's Stepdad - Alex Wexo
Bi Plane Pilot - Pete Mason
Drafting Office Manager - Padraic Cassidy
Bartender - Matty Cardarople
Woman at Bar - Toni Christopher
Jeeves the Cat - Tails
Stoner Kid - Lucy Angelo
Group Therapy Patient - Casey Burke
Self (archive footage) - Jimmy Carter
Abbie's Friend - Stephen Dill
School Secretary - Susie Ganiere
William's Customer - Sean Michael Guess
Fainting Game Kid - Nate Hall
Jamie's Nurse - Gwen Holloway
Dirtbag - Henry Knotts
French Teen Tourist - Zoë Lillian
Self (archive footage) - Richard Nixon
Carpenter #3 - Jacob Peacock
Self (archive footage) - Ronald Reagan
Pregnant Teen - Haleigh Ward