DVD, Digital Release: Our Friend

Digital Release Date: March 23, 2021; DVD Release Date: March 30, 2021
Price: DVD $14.96
Studio: Universal

Our Friend tells the true story of the Teague family – journalist Matt (Casey Affleck), his wife Nicole (Dakota Johnson) and their two young daughters – and how their lives are upended by Nicole’s diagnosis of terminal cancer. As Matt’s responsibilities as a caretaker and parent become increasingly overwhelming, the couple’s best friend Dane Faucheux (Jason Segel) offers to come and help out. As Dane puts his life on hold to stay with his friends, the impact of this life-altering decision proves greater and more profound than anyone could have imagined.
Or so the press release says….
The Digital and DVD editions of the film include the following bonus feature:
  • Behind the Scenes with the Cast & Crew – Filmmakers and cast including Jason Segel, Dakota Johnson, and Casey Affleck discuss why they were drawn to this true story and how they worked together to honestly portray the real people at its center.
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About Laurence

Founder and editor Laurence Lerman saw Alfred Hitchcock’s North by Northwest when he was 13 years old and that’s all it took. He has been writing about film and video for more than a quarter of a century for magazines, anthologies, websites and most recently, Video Business magazine, where he served as the Reviews Editor for 15 years.