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324 Ratings

The Puffy Chair

Directed by Jay Duplass, Mark Duplass
United States, 2005
Comedy, Drama


Josh Sagers drives cross-country, with his girlfriend and brother, on a mission to deliver his father’s birthday gift – a giant purple LazyBoy.

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The Puffy Chair Directed by Jay Duplass, Mark Duplass

Awards & Festivals

Independent Spirit Awards

2006 | 2 nominations including: John Cassavetes Award

SXSW Film Festival

2005 | Winner: Audience Award (Emerging Visions)

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2006 | Nominee: Best First Feature

Critics reviews

While this fitfully amusing road movie is peppered with moments of piercing insight, it’s fatally undermined by its jaw-droppingly condescending treatment of its female protagonist. Emily is every commitment-phobic man-child’s worst nightmare – desperately needy, emotionally volatile, tediously humourless, and transparently manipulative.
August 10, 2015
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