Closing Escrow Reviews

September 25, 2007
The obviously improvised proceedings -- at least let's hope they're improvised -- fail to produce the desired laughs, with frequent pauses after punch lines that will only result in lengthy silences.
September 5, 2007
A sometimes laugh-out-loud send-up of homebuyers' worst instincts, the extreme behavior of real-estate agents and what happens when the certifiably insane save enough for a down payment.
August 30, 2007
A spoof, sometimes a funny one, and sometimes just plain overkill.
August 24, 2007
The film would have worked better if it had stuck more closely to real estate as both the source and target of the satire.
August 24, 2007
If you can watch it without weeping over your own predicament, you'll see some serious talent bursting out.
August 24, 2007
No matter how ridiculous the characters come off, they're more than just punch lines. In fact, despite their quirks, [they're] improbably endearing.
August 23, 2007
Amid the laughs, the one thing Closing Escrow proves is this: It's a lot more fun watching other people trying to buy or sell a house than going through it yourself, particularly if Realtors like the ones here are involved.