The Baxter

Release date:August 26, 2005
(NY; LA release: September 2)

Studio:IFC Films

Director:Michael Showalter

MPAA Rating:PG-13 (for brief sexual humor and some drug references)


Starring:Michael Showalter, Michelle Williams, Elizabeth Banks, Justin Theroux, Zak Orth, Michael Ian Black, Paul Rudd, Catherine Lloyd Burns, Abby Wathen, Peter Dinklage, Melisa McGregor, David Wain, Madeline Dauzart

Genre:Comedy, Romance

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Plot Summary:

The Baxter chronicles the chaotic two weeks prior to the wedding of Elliot Sherman (Showalter), a conservative, risk-averse guy who is a quintessential "Baxter" - a guy who never actually gets the girl.