The Way, Way Back

the way way back

Written and directed by the Oscar winning writers of The Descendants, The Way, Way Back is the funny and poignant coming of age story of 14-year-old Duncan’s (Liam James) summer vacation with his mother, Pam (Toni Collette), her overbearing boyfriend, Trent (Steve Carell), and his daughter, Steph (Zoe Levin).

Having a rough time fitting in, Duncan finds an unexpected friend in Owen (Sam Rockwell), the carefree manager of the Water Wizz water park. Through his friendship with Owen, Duncan slowly opens up and begins to finally find his place in the world – all during a summer that will change his life.

The cast includes Steve Carell (Despicable Me, 40 Year Old Virgin), Sam Rockwell (Moon, Iron Man 2), Allison Janney (The West Wing, The Help), Toni Collette (Little Miss Sunshine, The Sixth Sense), AnnaSophia Robb (The Carrie Diaries), newcomer Liam James and is directed by Oscar-winning writers Jim Rash and Nat Foxen (The Descendants)