Synopsis: A.J. Manglehorn is a reclusive Texas key-maker who spends his days caring for his cat, finding comfort in his work and lamenting a long lost love. Enter kind-hearted bank teller Dawn whose interest in the eccentric Manglehorn may just be able to draw him out of his shell.
Genre: Drama
Director(s): David Gordon Green
Production: IFC Films
  1 nomination.
Rotten Tomatoes:
97 min

the scoundrels, the lowlifes and...

pets get stepped on.

- Here you go.

- Okay.

- Well...

- I'll see you next Friday.

You bet. Hopefully. Yeah.


Honey, you around?


I know you're somewhere.

Somewhere might be here.


So you're still all plugged up?

Come on in, honey.

I'm not gonna give you too much, just...

just a taste, just a little taste.

How'd you get in there again?

Fannie, I know. You did it again.

How do you get in here?

You use your paws.

You get in with your paws.

I mean, where'd you learn that?

You're Houdini.

Alright, look at this.

I'm gonna eat too.

See? I got fruit.

Nice prunes...

and you got... What do you got?

You got nothin'.

You got nothin', I got nothin'.

I'm starvin'.

Oh, we got taco shells

and p*ssy cat food.

Damn it!

- Meat, sir?

- Yeah, liver and onions.

Okay. Any sides?

- Mashed potatoes.

- Okay.

- Brown gravy.

- Okay.

- Green beans.

- Alright.

- There we go. Thank you.

- Thank you.

I just want to know

where you are right now.

Where you are, what you're doin',

that's all I wanna know.

Everybody loves fried chicken.

Chicken tenders. We have roast chicken.

Any kind of chicken you'd like.

Black-eyed peas.

Everybody loves those. Candied yams,

soups. We have vegetable soups...

There's always tomorrow,

but I tell you, Clara...

I'm losing hope in tomorrow.

And, of course, everybody's specialty...

macaroni and cheese.

Peas and carrots, cabbage,

squash, and...

It hurts...

day in, day out.

And beautiful memories of you

walking toward me.

Just one... painful

constant reminder

there's no one like you.

None of them can hold a candle to you.

You remember how you used to whisper

about the future to me

right before we'd fall asleep?

I always liked that.

You are a fortune teller...

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