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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]

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