• PG-13, 1 hr. 49 min.
  • Drama, Comedy
  • Directed By:
    Paul Weitz
    In Theaters:
    Dec 29, 2004 Wide
    On DVD:
    May 10, 2005
  • Universal Pictures


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In Good Company Reviews

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Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

A so-so script but great performances.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 3/5

December 24, 2010
Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

A great comedy drama that is both a study of life, and relationships.

Full Review Source: Cinema Crazed

April 29, 2009
Doris Toumarkine
Film Journal International

An engaging diversion that lovingly, wisely plays with human foibles and uncomfortable truths.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

March 1, 2007
Joseph Proimakis
Movies for the Masses

full review in Greek

Full Review Source: Movies for the Masses | Original Score: 2/5

October 3, 2006
Lisa Ann Cockrel
Christianity Today

It's got a 'Father Knows Best' sensibility about it that exalts character over profit margins. But in my opinion, the story's execution falls short of its potential.

| Original Score: 2.5/4

September 25, 2006
Enrique Buchichio
Uruguay Total

Una comedia más bien "seria" que no busca tu risa fácil sino que pases un rato entretenido junto a personajes humanos y creíbles a los que les pasan cosas humanas y creíbles.

Full Review Source: Uruguay Total | Original Score: 3/5

March 16, 2006
Bill Clark

There are no throwaway stereotypes here, just well-rounded characters that resemble personalities that we come in contact with everyday.

Full Review Source: FromTheBalcony | Original Score: A-

June 16, 2005
Pablo Villaca
Cinema em Cena

Engraçado e humano, Em Boa Companhia perde-se apenas em seu terceiro ato.

Full Review Source: Cinema em Cena | Original Score: 4/5

June 10, 2005

Sydney Morning Herald

While In Good Company has a few moments of comedy that work, it inescapably feels like a sitcom.

Full Review Source: Sydney Morning Herald

May 13, 2005

They just don't make movies like this any more, yet this film is shiny and relevant to today.

Full Review Source: Cinerina | Original Score: 4.5/5

April 21, 2005
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Wastes a great performance by Dennis Quaid.

Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews | Original Score: C+

March 17, 2005
Sean Burns
Philadelphia Weekly

A bit of a fantasy, but it's heartening to see a studio entertainment that's at least willing to acknowledge some of the real-life problems currently faced by its audience.

March 5, 2005
Matthew Turner

The film is extremely well cast. Topher Grace and Dennis Quaid work brilliantly together, to the point where you feel genuine affection for both characters.

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

February 19, 2005
Randy Shulman
Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)

While feel-good in nature, the movie avoids the slushy mush normally found in films of this genre.

Full Review Source: Metro Weekly (Washington, DC) | Original Score: 3/5

February 17, 2005

A warm and witty comedy brimming with sharp insights.

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

February 15, 2005
Shay Casey

Possesses the same depth of character and effortless charm as the [Weitzes'] other successful productions.

Full Review Source: FilmFocus | Original Score: 74/100

February 14, 2005
Audrey Rock-Richardson
Tooele Transcript-Bulletin (Utah)

A mature and penetrating view of cutthroat workplace politics and family drama.

Full Review | Original Score: A-

February 8, 2005
Vince Koehler
Entertainment Spectrum

This one is a winner folks that should be seen.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Spectrum | Original Score: 3.5/4

February 7, 2005
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

Genuinely funny, realistically romantic and extremely well-played

Full Review Source: Shadows on the Wall | Original Score: 4/5

February 7, 2005
James Kendrick
Q Network Film Desk

certainly intends for lessons to be learned, but it doesn't condescend in simple fashion

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

February 6, 2005
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