Life Itself (2018)

As a young New York couple goes from college romance to marriage and the birth of their first child, the unexpected twists of their journey create reverberations that echo over continents and through lifetimes in Life Itself. Director and writer Dan Fogelman (“This Is Us”) examines the perils and rewards of everyday life in a multi-generational saga featuring an international ensemble including Oscar Isaac, Olivia Wilde, Antonio Banderas, Annette Bening, Olivia Cooke, Sergio Peris- Mencheta, Laia Costa, Alex Monner and Mandy Patinkin. Set in New York City and Carmona, Spain, Life Itself celebrates the human condition and all of its complications with humor, poignancy and love.

Genres: Drama | Romance

Country: USA

Language: English

Release Date: 21 September 2018 (USA)

Director: Dan Fogelman

Writer: Dan Fogelman

Stars: Oscar Isaac, Olivia Wilde, Annette Bening


Oscar Isaac Oscar Isaac Will
Olivia Wilde Olivia Wilde Abby
Annette Bening Annette Bening Dr. Cait Morris
Mandy Patinkin Mandy Patinkin Irwin
Jean Smart Jean Smart Linda
Olivia Cooke Olivia Cooke Dylan
Sergio Peris-Mencheta Sergio Peris-Mencheta Javier
Antonio Banderas Antonio Banderas Mr. Saccione
Laia Costa Laia Costa Isabel
Àlex Monner Àlex Monner Rodrigo
Isabel Durant Isabel Durant Shari Dickstein
Lorenza Izzo Lorenza Izzo Elena
Samuel L. Jackson Samuel L. Jackson Samuel L. Jackson
Jake Robinson Jake Robinson Henry / Hero
Adrian Marrero Adrian Marrero Rodrigo (7-10 Years Old)

Review Scores

  • IMDb Rating - 6
  • Metacritics - 2
  • Rotten Tomatoes - 1
  • Audience Score - 8