Thanks for Sharing (2012)
A light-hearted, yet sincere, look into the lives of sex addicts and their struggles with both forming and sustaining meaningful relationships, this powerful story also deeply speaks to those struggling with addiction in general, and to the reality of relapse.
113 min
Mark Ruffalo, Tim Robbins, Gwyneth Paltrow, Josh Gad, Joely Richardson, Patrick Fugit, Alecia Moore, Pink
Stuart Blumberg
Matt Winston, Stuart Blumberg
Bill Migliore, Edward Norton, Stuart Blumberg
United States
From the Academy Award nominated writer of The Kids are All Right, Thanks for Sharing is a touching and unpredictable comedy that follows three sex addicts as they struggle to function in society while maintaining meaningful relationships. Along the way, Adam (Ruffalo) attempts to forge a relationship with Phoebe(Paltrow), a wildly independent and beautiful woman who has sworn off dating addicts after breaking up with an alcoholic. Mike (Robbins) is married to his high school sweetheart, but becomes as addicted to his 12 step recovery program as he does to sex. Neil(Gad), on the other hand, hides a camera on his tennis shoe to secretly film up women's skirts – all while trying to convince his friends that he can live a life without sex. Throughout the film, they each deal with their addictions in different and hilarious ways in this unusual and sweet comedy....more