Did You Hear About the Morgans? (2009) - Rotten Tomatoes

Did You Hear About the Morgans? (2009)



Critic Consensus: It gets a certain amount of mileage out of the inherent likability of its stars, but with an unfunny script and a lack of onscreen chemistry, Did You Hear About the Morgans? falls flat.

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Highly successful Manhattan couple, Meryl and Paul Morgan, have almost-perfect lives-except for one notable failure - their dissolving marriage. But the turmoil of their romantic lives is nothing compared to what they are about to experience when they witness a murder and become targets of a contract killer. The Feds, protecting their witnesses, whisk away the Morgans from their beloved New York to a tiny town in Wyoming, and a relationship that was on the rocks threatens to end completely in the Rockies-- unless, in their new BlackBerry-free lives, the Morgans can slow down the pace and rekindle the passion.more
Rating: PG-13 (for some sexual references and momentary violence)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
Directed By: ,
Written By: Marc Lawrence
In Theaters:
On DVD: Mar 16, 2010
Box Office: $29.6M
Sony Pictures/Columbia - Official Site


Hugh Grant
as Paul Morgan
Elisabeth Moss
as Jackie Drake
Sam Elliott
as Clay Wheeler
Mary Steenburgen
as Emma Wheeler
Wilford Brimley
as Earl Granger
Jesse Liebman
as Adam Feller
David Call
as Doc D. Simmons
Kim Shaw
as Nurse Kelly
Seth Gilliam
as U.S. Marshal Lasky
Kevin Brown
as U.S. Marshal Henders...
Steven Boyer
as U.S. Marshal Ferber
Sharon Wilkins
as U.S. Marshal King
Natalia Klimas
as Monique Rabelais
Vincenzo Amato
as Girard Rabelais
Sandor Tecsy
as Anton Forenski
Dana Ivey
as Trish Pinger
Gracie Bea Lawrence
as Lucy Granger
Beth Fowler
as Ma Simmons
Christopher Atwood
as U.S. Marshal at Rode...
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Critic Reviews for Did You Hear About the Morgans?

All Critics (120) | Top Critics (33)

This ultra-mild frolic follows the 'fish-out-of-water' comedy formula so closely its lack of surprise is almost, well, surprising.

Full Review… | January 5, 2010
Time Out
Top Critic

I wish I could answer 'no' to the movie's title question.

Full Review… | November 5, 2011
Star-Democrat (Easton, MD)

Despite a breezy premise, this rom-com displays lazy filmmaking at almost every level of the production

Full Review… | July 6, 2010
Shadows on the Wall

To end my assessment on the level of the film's writing, you'll wish you never heard about the Morgans. (Ha ha ha)

Full Review… | May 16, 2010

The mediocre material gets a boost from a hardworking Grant, who uses his trademark bumbling formality to deliver dry commentary and wring out the most laughs possible.

Full Review… | January 31, 2010
Reel Times: Reflections on Cinema

Potro%u0161eni Hugh Grant i antipati%u010Dna izvedba S.J. Parker u komediji koja je trebala biti slasher horror

Full Review… | January 20, 2010

Audience Reviews for Did You Hear About the Morgans?

The movie is not very original - a couple with a troubled marriage being forced to confront their issues in an unusual circumstance. If you are looking for light humour, this movie fits the bill

Red Lats

Super Reviewer

Entertaining and funny enough even if entirely unsurprising, of course. Grant and Parker seemingly still enjoy playing the same character over and over and their chemistry works. Overall likable and with a few good laughs. No regrets on a rainy Sunday afternoon.

Jens S.

Super Reviewer

This film recieved horrible reviews when it came out; both critics and viewers ripped it apart. It's not the best movie I've ever seen. In fact, it's as average as average gets. However, I enjoy this movie alot. I've seen it multiple times and I never wished I were watching something else. I was entertained.

Jameson Worley

Super Reviewer

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