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Dan in Real Life Reviews

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Mike Scott

A charming, though occasionally off-target -- and consistently tempo-challenged -- romantic comedy.

Full Review Source: Times-Picayune | Original Score: 2/4

October 9, 2009
Fernando F. Croce

The most cloying family meeting since A Very Brady Christmas

Full Review Source: CinePassion

August 27, 2009
Enrique Buchichio
Uruguay Total

Una comedia romántica muy menor, predecible e intrascendente que desaprovecha por completo el talento de un buen elenco. Una lástima.

Full Review Source: Uruguay Total | Original Score: 2/5

May 10, 2009
Peter Keough
Boston Phoenix

What's wrong with Steve Carrell? His is one of the quickest falls from comedy to crap since Chevy Chase.

Full Review Source: Boston Phoenix | Original Score: 1/4

April 23, 2009
Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central

A creature made of gingerbread and hugs.

Full Review Source: Film Freak Central | Original Score: 1/4

March 17, 2009
Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

I prefer a little more dysfunction in my dysfunctional family comedies.

Full Review Source: 7M Pictures | Original Score: 3/5

August 18, 2008
Jonathan Kiefer
Sacramento News & Review

Carell and Binoche are great fun to watch, doing just what the movie requires (not much, as scripted by Pierce Gardner and director Peter Hedges) and then some.

Full Review Source: Sacramento News & Review | Original Score: 3/5

August 7, 2008
Adam Tobias
Watertown Daily Times

Carell seems to be at his best when he is put in awkward situations and is forced to make a fool out of himself, and there are plenty of those moments in Dan in Real Life.

Full Review Source: Watertown Daily Times | Original Score: 3.5/5

July 23, 2008

Alas, [Hedges'] forays behind the camera with Pieces of April and now Dan in Real Life indicate he's got Sundance intentions but a Hallmark Channel soul.

Full Review Source: MSNBC | Original Score: 2/5

May 1, 2008
Brian Webster
Apollo Guide

Writer/ director Peter Hedges likes to touch on deeper emotional truths, but he doesn't have the courage to really probe his characters' struggles in a meaningful way.

Full Review Source: Apollo Guide | Original Score: 69/100

March 26, 2008
Ryan Cracknell
Movie Views

Because it touches on the universal themes of loss and love so honestly, it is a film that feels authentic even in its many contrivances.

Full Review Source: Movie Views

March 26, 2008
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...ultimately succumbs to an egregious emphasis on inauthentic elements...

Full Review Source: Reel Film Reviews | Original Score: 2/4

March 19, 2008

didn't really get it

| Original Score: 2.5/4

March 11, 2008
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

I wound up enjoying most of what I saw, despite its familiarity and predictability. The film's got a good heart.

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 7/10

March 7, 2008
Jules Brenner
Cinema Signals

Okay for forgiving romance fans, and a maybe-see for the rest of us.

Full Review Source: Cinema Signals | Original Score: 2.5/5

March 4, 2008
Jeff Bayer
The Scorecard Review

It attempts to take a Three's A Company situation and mix it together with a widower trying to raise three children. This is not cool.

Full Review Source: The Scorecard Review | Original Score: 5/10

March 4, 2008
Brandon Fibbs
Colorado Springs Gazette

Dan in Real Life is a film willing to admit that love is messy and that family, no matter how strained, is still the most perfect cauldron within which to ferment all those things that make life worth living...

Full Review Source: Colorado Springs Gazette | Original Score: 6/10

February 28, 2008
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile

It's hilarious and painful as only real situations can be, and Hedges directs his excellent cast, with sensitivity and wry humour.

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

February 8, 2008
Simon Thompson
Heart 106.2

It's hard for a film like this not to come off as too sweet, but this grown up comedy manages in making it a real gem.

Full Review Source: Heart 106.2 | Original Score: 8/10

January 22, 2008
Robert Roten
Laramie Movie Scope

Writer-director Peter Hedges ('Pieces of April') maintains a perfect balance between the comedy and the romance.

Full Review Source: Laramie Movie Scope | Original Score: B

January 15, 2008
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