• R, 1 hr. 25 min.
  • Comedy
  • Directed By:
    Rob Sitch
    In Theaters:
    May 7, 1999 Limited
    On DVD:
    Nov 16, 1999
  • Miramax Films

Opening

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10% Rage Jul 11
19% A Long Way Down Jul 11
—— The Class Of '92 Jul 08

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The Castle Reviews

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Matthew Pejkovic
Matt's Movie Reviews

In certain comedies the dialogue can be infectious. If repeated enough and delivered by great actors, lines of dialogue can stick in a persons head like an irresistible melody. The Castle contains such dialogue.

Full Review Source: Matt's Movie Reviews | Original Score: 4/5

July 7, 2010
Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

I hate to overuse the word "charming" -- but this flick truly is.

| Original Score: 4/5

April 3, 2005
Clint Morris
Moviehole

One of the best films to ever come out of Australia!

| Original Score: 4/5

September 17, 2002
Betty Jo Tucker
ReelTalk Movie Reviews

A unique Australian comedy that puts big budget films to shame.

Full Review Source: ReelTalk Movie Reviews

August 2, 2002
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

One of the best movies ever made on the spiritual practice of contentment- living in the present moment.

Full Review Source: Spirituality and Practice

March 4, 2002
Ross Anthony
Hollywood Report Card

Love who you are and fight for the right to be the imperfect you

Full Review Source: Hollywood Report Card | Original Score: 2.5/4

January 1, 2000
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

An efficient, crowd pleasing, and heartwarming entertainment.

Full Review Source: TheMovieReport.com | Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000
Widgett Walls
Needcoffee.com

A nice enough film with a bit of quirky charm.

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

January 1, 2000
Thom Bennett
Film Journal International

A wonderful, fun film, complete with an unlikely hero willing to take on the world.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

January 1, 2000
Eric Lurio
rec.arts.movies.reviews

The humor grates a bit, but on the whole, it is tolerable.

Full Review Source: rec.arts.movies.reviews

January 1, 2000
Jim Lane
Sacramento News & Review

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

August 7, 2008
Joe Lozito
Big Picture Big Sound

Full Review Source: Big Picture Big Sound | Original Score: 3/4

December 27, 2007
Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily

| Original Score: 3/5

October 10, 2005
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

| Original Score: 2/5

November 5, 2004
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

| Original Score: 4/5

October 15, 2003
Dan Jardine
Apollo Guide

| Original Score: 4/5

September 2, 2003
Jeanne Aufmuth
Palo Alto Weekly

| Original Score: 3.5/4

May 14, 2003
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)

| Original Score: 3/5

August 30, 2002

Globe and Mail
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Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 1/4

July 12, 2002
William Arnold
Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Full Review Source: Seattle Post-Intelligencer | Original Score: B+

April 3, 2002
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