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Film / Broken Flowers

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"I'm like your mistress, except you're not even married."

Broken Flowers is a 2005 comedy-drama film written and directed by Jim Jarmusch. It stars Bill Murray. Sharon Stone, Jessica Lange, Tilda Swinton, Julie Delpy, Jeffrey Wright and Frances Conroy co-star.

When his latest girlfriend leaves him, retired computer magnate Don Johnston (Murray) has no greater ambition than to sit around the house. When he receives an anonymous letter from a former girlfriend claiming he has a 19-year-old son he's never met, Don doesn't even think to follow up. It's not until his neighbor, a mystery fan, encourages him that Don resolves to visit the exes who seem the most likely candidates and find out the truth.

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