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I am not a mother. I have no designs on parenthood, and I don't imagine I ever will. So in many ways, Tully is not a film designed to speak to me. Diablo Cody's screenplay is steeped in shorthand reference to the kinds of exhaustion and frustration that mothers in heterosexual relationships face when managing their young children and their pregnancies, not limited just to the physical strains of that life but also the emotional and psychological.