Marriage Story: Netflix Fall Release Date, Plot, Cast & Trailer

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While it may not be generating the same hype as The Irishman, Noah Baumbach’s  Marriage Story, starring Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver, will be arriving on Netflix this fall. We have everything you need to know on Marriage Story, including the plot, cast, trailer, and Netflix release date.

Marriage Story is an upcoming Netflix Original comedy-drama written, directed and produced by Noah Baumbach. This is the second Netflix Original directed by Baumbach, his first was The Meyrowitz Stories.


What is the plot of Marriage Story?

Nicole and Charlie were once deeply in love but as time goes by, they’ve drifted apart. As the pair go through a grueling divorce, one that takes them from coast to coast which pushes them to their personal and creative extremes.


Who is in the cast of Marriage Story?

The following cast members have been confirmed to star in Marriage Story:

RoleCast MemberWhere Have I Seen/Heard Them Before?
NicoleScarlett JohanssonAvengers: Endgame | Lost in Translation | Her
CharlieAdam DriverStar Wars: Episode VII | BlackKkKlansman | Inside Llewyen Davis
Nora FanshawLaura DernJurassic Park | Wild | The Tale
CassieMerritt WeverSigns | Michael Clayton | Birdman
TBARay LiottaGoodfellas | Narc | Revolver
CarterMark O’BrienHalt and Catch Fire | Arrival | Goalie
TBAAlan AldaM*A*S*H | The Four Seasons | Crimes and Misdemeanors
SandraJulie HagertyFreddy Got Fingered | Airplane! Just Friends
TedKyle BornheimerBacherlotte | She’s Out of My League | The Big Wedding
BethMickey SummerFrances Ha | American Made | The End of the Tour

Although their characters never interacted, this is the second film actors Adam Driver and Laura Dern have starred in since Star Wars: Episode VIII: The Last Jedi.


Are there any stills or images?


Where did production take place?

Production took place across New York City and Los Angeles.

When did filming take place?

Filming began on January 15th, 2018 and concluded a few months later in April. This means filming concluded before Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War was even released.

The film has been on ice for some time. This could be because of the hectic schedules of Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver.


What is the run time of Marriage Story?

We have confirmation that Marriage Story will be just over 2 hours long with a run time of 132 minutes.

Will Marriage Story be available to stream in 4K?

There’s no official confirmation that Marriage Story will be available to stream in 4K. The film was shot in 2K and could be upscaled to 4K but it won’t have the true resolution that is associated with true 4K.


Has Netflix released a trailer for Marriage Story?

If it wasn’t for the fact that Marriage Story will be debuting at a film festival it’s unlikely Netflix would have released a trailer until a week before their own release date.

Regardless there are two teaser trailers for Marriage Story. Each trailer tells the point of view of our two protagonists of their thoughts and feelings towards their partner. The second teaser can be watched here.


When is the release date for Marriage Story?

Marriage Story will be arriving at the very end of the Fall season on the 6th of December, 2019.

Marriage Story will be shown to a limited audience when it is shown at three separate film festivals from August to October. The film will mark its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival on August 29th, Toronto International Film Festival on September 8th and finally the New York Film Festival on October 4th, 2019.

Will Marriage Story be available to stream in my region?

Once the film is available to stream on Netflix, it will be available in all regions around the world.

The cinematic/theatrical release appears to be limited to film festivals.

What time will Marriage Story arrive on Netflix?

The following table below are the times that Marriage Story will be available to stream in the different regions across the world:

Time ZoneTime available to stream
Pacific Standard Time12:00 AM
Mountain Standard Time1:00 AM
Central Standard Time2:00 AM
Eastern Standard Time3:00 AM
British Summer Time8:00 AM
Central European Time9:00 AM
Eastern European Time10:00 AM
India Standard Time12:30 PM
Japan Standard Time16:00 PM
Australian Eastern Time18:00 PM
New Zealand Day Light Time20:00 PM

Netflix releases all of its latest titles from Midnight PST (Pacific Standard Time). This means for anyone living in regions the other side of the world have to wait until the evening before titles are available to stream.


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