• R, 1 hr. 37 min.
  • Drama, Comedy
  • Directed By:
    Dan Rush
    In Theaters:
    May 13, 2011 Limited
    On DVD:
    Sep 6, 2011
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Everything Must Go Reviews

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John Hanlon
Big Hollywood

A gratifying story with a quietly powerful performance from funnyman Will Ferrell.

Full Review Source: Big Hollywood | Original Score: 3.5/5

June 30, 2013
Billy Tatum
We Got This Covered

Good performances by Ferrell and Wallace and fantastic cinematography make Everything Must Go an enjoyable watch.

Full Review Source: We Got This Covered | Original Score: 7/10

March 13, 2013
Roger Moore
McClatchy-Tribune News Service

The best movie Will Ferrell ever made

Full Review Source: McClatchy-Tribune News Service | Original Score: 3.5/4

January 11, 2013
Michael Dequina

Gentle understatement that stealthily but surely gets under the skin and touches the heart.

Full Review Source: TheMovieReport.com | Original Score: 3.5/4

February 4, 2012
Simon Gallagher
What Culture

Everything Must Go is a pleasantly engaging, entertaining human portrait - a journey that doesn't physically stray very far, but which treads a million metaphorical miles within its main character as he attempts to go from broken man to redeemed man.

Full Review Source: What Culture | Original Score: 3.5/5

January 2, 2012
Philip French
Observer [UK]

I found this a delicately observed, satisfying movie and greatly enjoyed it.

Full Review Source: Observer [UK]

October 16, 2011

Ferrell is far more impressive in a straighter role ... as he controls his own brand of zaniness and channels it as bittersweet irony and humour into ordinary events.

Full Review Source: Real.com | Original Score: 4/5

October 16, 2011
David Edwards
Daily Mirror [UK]

The laughs are gentle, Nick is a pleasingly ambiguous character and the anti-materialism message is admirable.

Full Review Source: Daily Mirror [UK] | Original Score: 4/5

October 14, 2011
Derek Malcolm
This is London

A well-controlled film with a portrait at its centre that is astonishingly complete.

Full Review Source: This is London | Original Score: 4/5

October 14, 2011
Allan Hunter
Daily Express

It may stray into a few redundant subplots along the way but Everything Must Go succeeds as a plaintive portrait of a man cast adrift from all the past certainties of his life.

Full Review Source: Daily Express

October 13, 2011
Peter Bradshaw

A pleasing, satisfying chamber-piece.

Full Review Source: Guardian | Original Score: 3/5

October 13, 2011
Simon Reynolds
Digital Spy

The individual performances are solid and Ferrell clearly has dramatic chops. Somehow, though, it turns out to be less than the sum of its parts.

Full Review Source: Digital Spy | Original Score: 3/5

July 14, 2011
Stephen Himes
Film Snobs

Will Ferrell isn't stunt casting--his size and deadpan are essential to the character.

Full Review Source: Film Snobs | Original Score: 8/10

July 5, 2011
Ed Whitfield
The Ooh Tray

Everything Must Go is an intimate and engaging affair, anchored by a fine performance from Ferrell in a role that required a surfeit of subtleties.

Full Review Source: The Ooh Tray

June 29, 2011
Marcy Dermansky

Everything Must Go is a fine film on it's own, though the resolution, a happy ending of sorts, is far too clean and tidy considering its inspiration.

Full Review Source: About.com | Original Score: 3.5/5

June 10, 2011
James Kendrick
Q Network Film Desk

Ferrell steps more fully and confidently into dramatic terrain with a performance that reveals heretofore unplumbed depths

Full Review Source: Q Network Film Desk | Original Score: 3/4

May 31, 2011
Matthew Sorrento
Film Threat

{A} triumphant performance that promises much range from what seemed a one-burner hot plate of an actor.

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 4/5

May 27, 2011
Susan Granger
SSG Syndicate

This low-key dramedy paints a cinematic portrait of self-destruction with, perhaps, a hopeful glimmer of redemption.

Full Review Source: SSG Syndicate | Original Score: 6/10

May 23, 2011
Marshall Fine
Hollywood & Fine

Will Ferrell shows that he could have a career beyond stupid comedy..It's nice to see Ferrell stretching himself. Time for more of that career yoga, Will.

Full Review Source: Hollywood & Fine

May 20, 2011
Dave White

It's a nice change-up to see Will Ferrell starring in a straightforward drama.

Full Review Source: Movies.com | Original Score: 3/5

May 20, 2011
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