Based on the best-selling novel by A.J. Fikry (Kunal Nayyar), bookshop owner A.J. Fikry’s (Kunal Nayyar) life is not going as planned, as he struggles emotionally and financially. Following his wife’s sad death, he feels lost and left behind in today’s fast-changing society.
As he struggles to keep his shop open, he begins to drink his sorrows away, eventually reaching rock bottom when his most valued asset, a collection of Edgar Allen Poe poems, is stolen. But when a strange parcel shows at the bookstore, Fikry is given a fresh lease on life and love that he could never have dreamed of.
The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry Trailer
- Rating: PG-13 (Brief Strong Language|Thematic Elements|Some Suggestive Material)
- Genre: Comedy, Drama
- Original Language: English
- Director: Hans Canosa
- Producer: Hans Canosa, Claude Dal Farra, Brian Keady, Kelsey Law, Gabrielle Zevin
- Writer: Gabrielle Zevin
- Release Date (Theaters): Oct 7, 2022, Limited
- Runtime: 1h 45m
- Distributor: Vertical Entertainment