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Overview


Genre :

Drama

Release Date :

June 29, 2012

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Alex Kurtzman

Starring :

Chris Pine, Elizabeth Banks, Olivia Wilde, Michelle Pfeiffer, Mark Duplass

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

3 of 4

“..this is a rare feel-good treat that nudges the heartstrings and makes you feel optimistic about the human race..”
by Rex Reed [New York Observer]
Review rate : C+

“..the movie's central situation is all too plausible. So where's the fakery?..”
by Owen Gleiberman [Entertainment Weekly]
2.5 of 4

“..kurtzman directs with such energy and passion you keep hoping the film won't sink into melodramatic quicksand. It does..”
by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
“..Kurtzman and Orci deserve credit for defying cliche, raining out the possibility of rom-com courtship between Pine and Banks and instead creating a movie that's overcast with incestuous dramatic irony..”
by Nick Pinkerton [Village Voice]
3.5 of 5

“..it succeeds admirably as a well-tuned family drama supported by great, strong performances..”
by James Rocchi [MSN Movies]
1.5 of 4

“..is neither funny enough for comedy or serious enough for real drama..”
by Peter Howell [Toronto Star]
3 of 5
Reviewed by Barbara VanDenburgh [Arizona Republic]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Michael Phillips [Chicago Tribune]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
Reviewed by Ella Taylor [NPR]
Reviewed by Stephen Holden [New York Times]
Reviewed by Mary F. Pols [TIME Magazine]

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