• PG-13, 1 hr. 36 min.
  • Comedy
  • Directed By:
    Anne Fletcher
    In Theaters:
    Dec 19, 2012 Limited
    On DVD:
    Apr 30, 2013
  • Paramount Pictures

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The Guilt Trip Reviews

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Phil Villarreal
COED.com

Rogen's deadpan misery meshes well with Streisand's oblivious idiocy, making the laughs roll in.

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

April 30, 2013
Bill Gibron
Film Racket

On paper, it must have seemed like a solid idea

Full Review Source: Film Racket | Original Score: 2/5

April 22, 2013
Robert Denerstein
Movie Habit

Contrived and mostly medicore, but may satisfy Streisand fans

Full Review Source: Movie Habit

March 28, 2013
Philip French
Observer [UK]

It's all kvetch this and kvetch that, with few jokes or amusing encounters ...

Full Review Source: Observer [UK]

March 10, 2013
Terry Staunton
Radio Times

It never quite delivers juggernaut-sized laughs, but the sharp-tongued sparring between the two leads pops and fizzes throughout, with Streisand in particular showing she's still an intuitive and naturalistic comedian.

Full Review Source: Radio Times | Original Score: 3/5

March 8, 2013
Derek Malcolm
This is London

Streisand has lost little of her gawky, pesky touch in comedy, while Rogen knows just how to be the charmingly daft slob.

Full Review Source: This is London | Original Score: 2/5

March 8, 2013
Rich Cline
Contactmusic.com

Rogen plays the science nerd Andrew, who has just invented an organic cleaning product and is taking a cross-country trip to find a buyer. In a moment of weakness, he invites his meddling mother Joyce (Streisand).

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

March 8, 2013
Grant Rollings
Sun Online

Barbra's speed-yapping makes her mollycoddling mum Joyce even more annoying than she is supposed to be.

Full Review Source: Sun Online | Original Score: 2/5

March 7, 2013
Peter Bradshaw
Guardian [UK]

What we're left with is a bafflingly dull road movie. Maybe Alexander Payne could have done something with this.

Full Review Source: Guardian [UK] | Original Score: 1/5

March 7, 2013
Nigel Andrews
Financial Times

It is the makers who should feel guilty.

Full Review Source: Financial Times | Original Score: 2/5

March 7, 2013
Matthew Turner
ViewLondon

Enjoyable mother-son road movie that swerves the potential potholes of broad or outrageous comedy in favour of an engaging, emotionally convincing and ultimately moving portrait of the central relationship ...

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

March 6, 2013
Tim Evans
Sky Movies

It's been more than fifteen years since Barbra Streisand has taken a lead role in a movie...and after suffering this you can see why.

Full Review Source: Sky Movies | Original Score: 2/5

March 6, 2013
Roz Laws
Birmingham Post

There are OK performances but the cast are better than this. Very occasionally it's vaguely amusing, but it's mostly just annoying or cringeworthy.

Full Review Source: Birmingham Post | Original Score: 2/5

March 6, 2013
Stella Papamichael
Digital Spy

Think of it as a Sunday drive, easy and breezy, with good company to pass the time.

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

March 5, 2013
Eddie Harrison
The List

Despite the odds, both stars strike a few sparks in Anne Fletcher's slight comedy.

Full Review Source: The List | Original Score: 3/5

March 4, 2013

You've seen this film already. That's how predictable it is...the film is surprisingly light on laughs.

Full Review Source: 3AW | Original Score: 2/5

February 15, 2013
Brent Simon
Screendaily

Small stakes and consistently tame inclinations mark screenwriter Dan Fogelman's effort, which gives off an ambling vibe that would be more at home in an independent production.

Full Review Source: Screendaily | Original Score: 2.5

February 7, 2013
Neil Smith
Total Film

Only comes to life during a Texan steak-eating contest that has Babs ingest a mountain of meat.

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

February 4, 2013
Alice Tynan
The Vine

Some actors you'd pay to watch read the phonebook; turns out it's worth paying to see Streisand eat a steak.

Full Review Source: The Vine

January 23, 2013
Andrew L. Urban
Urban Cinefile

Likeable and entertaining, The Guilt Trip isn't quite the blast it could have been, but it uses the tools of commercial filmmaking to give audiences a lift at the end

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

January 17, 2013
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