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Going the Distance

Overview


Genre :

Romance, Comedy

Release Date :

September 03, 2010

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Nanette Burstein

Starring :

Justin Long, Drew Barrymore, Christina Applegate, Charlie Day, Jason Sudeikis, Ron Livingston, Jim Gaffigan, Kelli Gellar, Rob Riggle

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  Be the 1st!

2.5 of 5

“..warmth and good sense go out the window when the filmmakers aim for broad comedy..”
by Randy Cordova [Arizona Republic]
3 of 4

“..understated way to end the summer..”
by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
2 of 4

“..under calculated efforts to be socially relevant and vulgar attempts at humor..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
3 of 4

“..the entire second half is a sitcom..”
by Wesley Morris [Boston Globe]
2 of 4

“..quickly loses momentum..”
by Robert W. Butler [Kansas City Star]
1.5 of 4

“..not enough to sustain audience interest in the cinematic equivalent of dry-humping..”
by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
2.5 of 4

“..most of the romantic comedy cliches..”
by Carrie Rickey [Philadelphia Inquirer]
1.5 of 4

“..doesn't travel well..”
by Sue Pierman [Milwauke Journal Sentinel]
1.5 of 4

“..covers a lot of ground in theory with its bi-coastal romance, yet trips over its own feet..”
by Linda Barnard [Toronto Star]
“..A total misfire from beginning to end..”
by Kirk Honeycutt [Hollywood Reporter]
1.5 of 4

“..a goulash that just doesn't taste right..”
by Tom Horgen [Minneapolis Star Tribune]
Review rate : B-
Reviewed by Gary Thompson [Philadelphia Daily News]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Moira Macdonald [Seattle Times]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Roger Moore [Orlando Sentinel]
Reviewed by Mick LaSalle [San Francisco Chronicle]
Reviewed by Karina Longworth [Village Voice]

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