Official Trailer for Kevin Spacey's Ensemble Drama 'Shrink'

June 2, 2009
Source: Apple

Shrink Trailer

What happens when the people we count on to hold us together…are barely holding it together themselves? Jonas Pate's Shrink is a striking, fast-paced exposé of the "other" Hollywood, featuring folks living outside their comfort zone and the people who put them there. That's how the introduction to Shrink reads and it's a lot better than I could have ever written. I saw this at Sundance and thought it had some issues. It wasn't my favorite film there, but looking back on it in this trailer, I'm actually kind of excited to see it again. Although Kevin Spacey is the central figure, it's really an ensemble drama about a variety of people in Hollywood.

Watch the official trailer for Jonas Pate's Shrink:

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You can also watch the official trailer for Shrink in High Definition on Apple

Unable to cope with a recent personal tragedy, LA's top celebrity shrink (Kevin Spacey) turns into a pothead with no concern for his appearance and a creeping sense of his inability to help his patients.

Shrink is directed by Jonas Pate a filmmaker from North Carolina of only The Grave and Deceiver previously as well as a handful of TV show episodes. The screenplay was written by newcomer Thomas Moffett of only Frost previously. This premiered at the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year and was eventually bought by Roadside Attractions. Shrink arrives in limited theaters starting on July 24th.

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Reader Feedback - 17 Comments


officially too mediacle

PinkSushi on Jun 2, 2009


even Kevin Spacey couldn't sell me into watching this movie. and the commercial narrator for this sucks balls at his job.

DoomCanoe on Jun 2, 2009


I wish I had a freakin shrink

Scott McHenry on Jun 2, 2009


don't know where to put this but i guess since this has few comments, this will be the right spot apologies alex... but if you haven't seen it... check it out.

miracle disease on Jun 2, 2009


looks good, and the narrator was just fine. good quantification of your viewpoint tho.

bret on Jun 2, 2009


yeah, pretty underwhelmed.

Bryanmakeup on Jun 2, 2009


@5. I bet you feel relieved now that you were able to use the word "quantifiication" today.

JL on Jun 2, 2009


sweet, just the type of Spacey I wanna see.

xerxex on Jun 2, 2009


So... um...American Beauty but in holywood?

crumb on Jun 3, 2009


Psychiatry + Hollywood phonies? Could this film be host to the most self-important subject matter ever captured to celluloid?

Tom Brazelton on Jun 3, 2009


What 9 said

cody on Jun 3, 2009


I'll see it for Spacey

Collin on Jun 3, 2009


If you want to see a drama involving a shrink, watch the pulse pounding HBO series, "In Treatment". This looks more to me like a comedy vehicle that could just as easily star Jim Carrey or Adam Sandler.

Django on Jun 3, 2009


Head Doctors Beware! Sunday Hangover film.

Crapola on Jun 3, 2009


Liked the trailer although i though it was a little bit too long,i didn't know why i had this feeling.

Fisherr on Jun 3, 2009


Looks completely devoid of any interesting story.

dqniel on Jun 7, 2009


Looks bland as heck and cheesy too.

Movie Fan on Jun 8, 2009

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