WHAT'S HOT?
Home > Movie > I > It's Complicated > Reviews

It's Complicated Reviews

It's Complicated

Overview


Genre :

Comedy

Release Date :

December 25, 2009

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Nancy Meyers

Starring :

Meryl Streep, Alec Baldwin, Steve Martin, John Krasinski, Lake Bell, Rita Wilson, Hunter Parrish, Zoe Kazan

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  4 of 5 [Rate It]

2 of 4

“..This is wish-fulfilment fantasy, where the laughs lie in sorting out an embarrassment of riches..”
by Rick Groen [Globe and Mail]
3 of 4

“..the most emotionally sophisticated of all Meyers's fantasies..”
by Wesley Morris [Boston Globe]
3 of 4

“..simply enjoyable..”
by Carrie Rickey [Philadelphia Inquirer]
2 of 4

“..most of the movie is predictable..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
“..it's not nearly complicated enough..”
by Betsy Sharkey [LA Times]
3.5 of 4

“..It's just entertaining..”
by Linda Barnard [Toronto Star]
2 of 5

“..feels all too lazily formulaic to have much life left by the time it grinds to a close..”
by Chris Barsanti [Filmcritic.com]
2.5 of 4

“..don't expect nourishment..”
by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
2.5 of 4

“..alludes to many modes of comedy, from sitcom to sophisticated, but ultimately it's simple-minded..”
by Joe Williams [St. Louis Post-Dispatch]
“.."It's Complicated" really isn't..”
by Amy Biancolli [San Francisco Chronicle]
Review rate : B-
Reviewed by Lisa Schwarzbaum [Entertainment Weekly]
Review rate : B-
Reviewed by Scott Tobias [Onion AV Club]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Connie Ogle [Miami Herald]
3 of 4
Reviewed by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Lou Lumenick [New York Post]
Reviewed by Manohla Dargis [NY Times]

Reader's Reviews


Screen Name
Rate This Movie
Please Enter   
Comment
 
 
 
RSS
FB
Twitter

LATEST REVIEWS

TWO DAYS, ONE NIGHT :

“..it's a rare film of unforced simplicity that will stick with you for a long time. And it's honest right to its perfectly judged ending..”
by Kim Newman [Empire Online]

THE GAMBLER :

“..a slick remake of the gritty original is marked by sharp performances..”
by Todd McCarthy [Hollywood Reporter]

MR. TURNER :

“..an ecstatically beautiful and exquisitely detailed portrait of the artist as a cantankerous middle-aged man..”
by Scott Foundas [Variety]

SONG OF THE SEA :

“..a gorgeously rendered animated feature from Ireland..”
by Boyd van Hoeij [Hollywood Reporter]

ANNIE :

“..more of a facelift than an update, the pic dusts off some old songs, adds a few desultory stabs at new ones, and stuffs the frame with shiny upscale gadgets that scream "modern"..”
by Ronnie Scheib [Variety]

THE SANTA CON :

“..this movie was mostly about crime and lies and betrayal and sticking your nose into other people's business..”
by Jill O'Rourke [Crushable]

THE CHRISTMAS PARADE :

“..the movie takes the standard "girl has wrong boy, girl gets right boy" story and simply fills in the blanks..”
by Tom Conroy [Media Life Magazine]

NICK OFFERMAN: AMERICAN HAM :

“..a solid comedy special--with stylish prerecorded title sequences for each new Tip--but it lacks some of the inventiveness or surprise..”
by Kyle Burton [indieWIRE]

AFTER THE FALL :

“.."After the Fall" belongs to a type of movie that is too lazy to connect the dots and fill in the blanks between its supposedly teachable moments..”
by Stephen Holden [NY Times]

THE COLOR OF TIME :

“..for all the experimentalism of its conception, falls some way short here, and ends up an irreproachably tasteful, easily digestible but an unsurprising, undemanding watch..”
by Jessica Kiang [The Playlist]