Release DateJuly 04, 2014 (Limited)
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Cast and Crew
ProducerEnrique Aguirrezabala, Manuel Cristobal, Oriol Ivern
ScreenwriterIgnacio Ferreras, Rosanna Cecchini, Angel de la Cruz
- Martin Sheen as Emilio (English version, voice)
- Matthew Modine
- George Coe
- Ellyn Stern
- Casey E. Lewis
- Mallory Moye
- Bill Parks
Martin Sheen (The West Wing, The Departed), Matthew Modine (The Dark Knight Rises, Weeds), and George Coe (Funny People, Archer) lead a cast of eccentric characters who rebel against authority in this wonderfully animated and poignant comedy for adults. The story opens with former bank manager Emilio being dispatched to a retirement home by his family. His new roommate is a wily wheeler-dealer named Miguel, who cheerfully swindles small amounts of cash from the more befuddled residents but is also full of handy insider tips that are crucial to survival. Like One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest in an old folks home, we are introduced to daily pill regimens, electric gates, and nighttime joyrides, as the reality of Emilio's future life begins to sink in. Using hand-drawn animation, Wrinkles moves freely between the inmates' daily routines and their more colorful, dementia-induced fantasies, leaving plenty of room for both tears and laughter as it pokes pointed fun at society's attitude towards the elderly.