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Everybody's Fine

Overview


Genre :

Adventure, Comedy, Drama

Release Date :

December 04, 2009

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Kirk Jones

Starring :

Robert De Niro, Drew Barrymore, Kate Beckinsale, Sam Rockwell, Katherine Moennig, Melissa Leo, James Frain, Ben Schwartz

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

2.5 of 4

“..What's finest about "Everybody's Fine" is to watch a good fella groping hopefully toward old age..”
by Joe Williams [St. Louis Post-Dispatch]
2.5 of 4

“..syrupy, downbeat..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
3 of 4

“..prickly, bittersweet weeper..”
by Carrie Rickey [Philadelphia Inquirer]
2 of 4

“..predictable..”
by Jeff Vice [Deseret News]
Review rate : C-

“..Everybody's Fine plays like a homogenized, Hallmark Channel version of About Schmidt, with all the rough edges shaved off..”
by Nathan Rabin [Onion AV Club]
3 of 4

“..Everybody's Fine doesn't strike as forceful an emotional chord as the original..”
by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
2 of 4

“..Everybody's Fine does prove one thing: Even an actor with the gifts of Robert De Niro can't make bland interesting..”
by Rick Groen [Globe and Mail]
“.."Everybody's Fine" is false to the core..”
by Stephen Holden [NY Times]
2 of 4

“.."Everybody's Fine" does a stupendous job..”
by Wesley Morris [Boston Globe]
3 of 4

“.."Everybody's Fine" becomes a holiday movie of rare sweetness..”
by Moira Macdonald [Seattle Times]
Review rate : B-
Reviewed by Gary Thompson [Philadelphia Daily News]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Duane Dudek [Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Colin Covert [Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune]
Review rate : D
Reviewed by Lisa Schwarzbaum [Entertainment Weekly]
1.5 of 4
Reviewed by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]

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