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Butter

Overview


Genre :

Comedy

Release Date :

October 05, 2012 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Jim Field Smith

Starring :

Jennifer Garner, Ty Burrell, Olivia Wilde, Hugh Jackman, Alicia Silverstone, Ashley Greene, Yara Shahidi, Rob Corddry, Kristen Schaal, Phyllis Smith

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  5 of 5 [Rate It]

2 of 4

“..the targets of its parody are often more vulgar than clever, but before it eventually falls apart and hits the frying pan, it paints a picture of American home economics that is occasionally hilarious..”
by Rex Reed [New York Observer]
“..hardly the high-priced spread, this condescending comedy about Middle America will score with some audiences and put off others..”
by Todd McCarthy [Hollywood Reporter]
“..filled with humor and heart, Butter won me over completely..”
by Betty Jo Tucker [ReelTalk Movie Reviews]
Review rate : B-
Reviewed by William Goss [Film.com]
3 of 5
Reviewed by Catherine Shoard [The Guardian]

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