"August: Osage County" movie quotes tell the oddly funny tale of a highly dysfunctional family forced to reunite in a time of crisis. The film, produced by George Clooney and Bob and Harvey Weinstein, among others, was directed by John Wells using an ensemble cast of stars. "August: Osage County" opened in theaters on December 25, 2013.
In "August: Osage County," Beverly Weston (Sam Shepard) is fed up with dealing with his wife, Violet (Meryl Streep), whose cancer and prescription medication addiction is taking its toll, and disappears. To help find him, his family gathers at the family home in Osage County, Oklahoma. They soon learn that Beverly isn't just missing, but has taken his own life.
To make matters worse, the family does not necessarily get along too well. Daughter Barbara (Julia Roberts) never got along well with mother Violet and is separated from husband Bill (Ewan McGregor), who is along for the trip with their daughter Jean (Abigail Breslin). Other Daughter Karen (Juliette Lewis) is engaged to her flavor of the week (Dermot Mulroney) while third daughter Ivy (Julianne Nicholson) is secretly romancing cousin Little Charlie (Benedict Cumberbatch). This creates a house full of secrets, animosity and grief, which turns out to be a dangerous combination."August: Osage County" joins theaters for Christmas 2013 when other movies are already playing such as "The Wolf of Wall Street, "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues" "Her," "American Hustle," "Saving Mr. Banks," "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug," "Dallas Buyers Club," "Inside Llewyn Davis," "Out of the Furnace," "12 Years a Slave," "Frozen," "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire," "Captain Phillips," "Gravity," "Don Jon," "Rush, and "Prisoners".