'Where'd You Go, Bernadette' Doesn't Live Up To The Book In Maria Semple's novel Where'd You Go, Bernadette, Bernadette Fox is a wife and mother who mysteriously vanishes from her ordinary life in the middle of a personal crisis. Her daughter is left to piece together what happened. The new film adaptation is directed by Richard Linklater and stars Cate Blanchett as Bernadette.
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'Where'd You Go, Bernadette' Doesn't Live Up To The Book

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'Where'd You Go, Bernadette' Doesn't Live Up To The Book

'Where'd You Go, Bernadette' Doesn't Live Up To The Book

'Where'd You Go, Bernadette' Doesn't Live Up To The Book

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Cate Blanchett stars as Bernadette Fox in Richard Linklater's adaptation of Where'd You Go, Bernadette. Wilson Webb/Annapurna Pictures hide caption

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In Maria Semple's novel Where'd You Go, Bernadette, Bernadette Fox is a wife and mother who mysteriously vanishes from her ordinary life in the middle of a personal crisis. Her daughter is left to piece together what happened. The new film adaptation is directed by Richard Linklater and stars Cate Blanchett as Bernadette.

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