Patrick & Maddy is a 2007 American Black Comedy Drama film directed by James Mangold. It stars Joaquin Phoenix, Chloe Grace Moretz, Sean Penn, Michelle Pfieffer, Emma Stone, Julianne Moore, and Viola Davis. The film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival and was well recieved by critics, earning a Certified Fresh rating on Rotton Tomatoes and winning the Grand Jury Prize for best drama.It tells the story of a widowed musician as he travels on tour with his seven-year-old daughter while being told through her eyes.


The film follows a traveling musician named Patrick (Joaquin Phoenix) as he tries to raise his 7-year-old daughter Maddy (Chloe Grace Moretz) and travel across the country. It is told from Maddy's perspective.


  • Joaquin Phoenix as Patrick Green
  • Emma Stone as Anna Green, Patrick's sister and drummer
  • Paul Dano as Douglas Bright, Patrick's bandmate
  • Sean Penn as Robert Green
  • Michelle Pfieffer as Hilary Green
  • Julianne Moore as Bethany Crawfield 
  • Chloe Grace Moretz as Maddy Green
  • Kate Hudson as Debby Green-Warfield, Patrick's deceased wife
  • Viola Davis as Mrs.Jones, Maddy's teacher
  • Matt Damon as Carson
  • Brittany Murphy as Megan, Patrick's friend and bandmate


The film received generally positive reviews from critics. It earned a 83% on Rotton Tomatoes.


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