Great Hope Springs

Great Hope Springs

Release Date: 2012-08-10
Wide Release



Film Genre(s): Drama, Sex Comedy

United States


Written by Vanessa Taylor, the story is about a wife (Maeve, played by Streep) who, in order to spice things up and reconnect with her husband (Jones), persuades him to spend a weekend in the town of Great Hope Springs attending an intense week of marriage and sex therapy with a famed relationship guru (Carell). Getting to the session was hard enough... now shedding their bedroom hang ups, learning some new moves and rediscovering their youthful spark is when the real adventure begins.


  • The Wrap reports that Mike Nichols is in talks to direct the Mandate Pictures' project and Meryl Streep and Jeff Bridges are currently close to finalizing deals to star in the dramedy. - 2010-06-26
  • Mandate Pictures reveals that Tommy Lee Jones has officially joined the cast. - 2011-05-19