Lars and the Real Girl
Director: Craig Gillespie Run Time: 107 min. Format: DCP Rating: PG 13 Release Year: 2007
Starring: Ryan Gosling, Paul Schneider, Emily Mortimer, Patricia Clarkson, Kelli Garner
Extremely shy Lars (Ryan Gosling) finds it impossible to make friends or socialize. His brother (Paul Schneider) and sister-in-law (Emily Mortimer) worry about him, so when he announces that he has a girlfriend he met on the Internet, they are overjoyed. But Lars’ new lady is a life-size plastic woman. On the advice of a doctor (Patricia Clarkson), his family and the rest of the community go along with his delusion.