"The Guilt Trip" movie quotes take viewers on a cross-country road trip with a mother and her son in this comedy movie. Originally titled "My Mother's Curse," "The Guilt Trip" was written by Dan Fogelman, directed by Anne Fletcher and produced in part by Loren Michaels, the man behind "Saturday Night Live." "The Guilt Trip" opened in the United States on December 19, 2012.
In "The Guilt Trip," Andy Brewster (Seth Rogen) arrives at his mother Joyce's (Barbra Streisand) home for a visit before going on an eight-day cross-country road trip to sell his new invention. Andy, who worries that his mother has never moved on with another man after his father passed away when he was eight, invites his quirky mom along for the trip in the hopes of reconnecting her with a lost love along the way.
On the trip, Andy and Joyce meet a multitude of interesting characters, like the hitchhikers she urged him not to pick up, then picked up herself, and ended up in several unfortunate situations, like a strip club where Joyce wants to talk about Andy's penis when he was a child. But in the end, the trip does not take them any place they either anticipated. The comedy film also features Adam Scott, Yvonne Strahovski, Colin Hanks, Brett Cullen and Casey Wilson.For something a bit more serious, there are many other movies in theaters during the 2012 holiday season such as "Killing Them Softly," "Hitchcock," "Skyfall," "Lincoln," "Flight," "Playing for Keeps," "Silver Linings Playbook," "Anna Karenina," "This Must Be the Place," "Cloud Atlas," "Wreck-It Ralph," "Nobody Walks," "The Sessions," "Red Dawn," "Chasing Mavericks," "Rise of the Guardians," "Argo," and "Looper."
This is You Worrying About Me
Andy: "Dad died when I was eight years old. You haven't been on one date since then."
Joyce: "This is you worrying about me. You don't have to. I'm fine."
Spend a Week in a Car With Your Mother
Andy: "Do you want to come on my trip with me, mom?"
Joyce: "You want to drive cross country with me?"
Andy: "Yeah, no, it's we won't be gone long. It's only eight days in a car together."
Joyce: "Wait, I want to make sure I'm hearing this correctly. You want to spend a week in a car with your mother?"
Andy: "More than anything in the world"
Joyce: "Don't you think I might get on your nerves a little bit?"
Andy: "No, it was just a thought and if you don't want to do it then fine. I don't want to push you into anything."
Joyce: "What, what, am I so awful that you can't spend a little time in a car with me?"
Andy: "I'm inviting you. Do you want to, do you want to drive across the country with me?"
Joyce: "Well I'd have to reroute my mail."
Andy: "You have five seconds to tell me whether you want to go or not."
Joyce: "I can't wait! What are you kidding me? Honey, that is so exciting! I have to touch my roots though before we go. What are we going to pack? You gotta fill me in on all the weather conditions in all the states that we're gonna go through."
You and Your Lady
Andy: "Do you have any rooms available?"
Hotel Employee: "For you and your lady?"
Andy: "My lady?"
Joyce: "Andy, they have clip-on frog earrings!"
Andy: "Awww, dude, don't wink at me. That's my mother. Are you insane?"
That Girl With the Exotic Name
Joyce: "You seeing anyone?"
Andy: "Are you seeing anyone?"
Joyce: "Please, don't be disgusting. I thought you were seeing that girl with the exotic name."