...remains engaging primarily due to the charismatic performances and director Mark Herman's breezy approach to the material...
| Original Score: 2.5/4
A date movie that's well worth making a date with.
| Original Score: 3/5
Somehow it can't make the leap from an enjoyable light film to a movie to remember.
| Original Score: 2/5
Firth, who is one of the best of the rom com actors out there, eventually crashes into the film's multitude of shortcomings
| Original Score: 45/100
Hope Springs went straight to video after being savaged by critics and audiences in the UK, and that's about where it belongs.
| Original Score: 1/4
Ultimately it's the wholly unbelievable -- and frankly, impossible -- story that makes Hope Springs fail to work in virtually every scene.
We see a relationship that doesn't seem to have any reason for being, or even any joy.
| Original Score: 1.5/4