It's Complicated Reviews
November 29, 2020
Comedies about older romances have been done before, but Streep, Baldwin, and Martin form an exceptionally pleasant onscreen trio.
September 12, 2020
Streep is so utterly captivating onscreen that one easily forgets that we've seen this all before.
November 22, 2018
Take one predictable script, then add a few romantic-comedy cliches. Be smart enough to mix in two stars with more presence than most other actors, and you've got yourself a decent comedy whose many sins are forgivable anytime those stars are on-screen.
October 24, 2018
"It's Complicated" is worth watching for many reasons, but mostly for the scene where Alec Baldwin, Steve Martin, and Meryl Streep get stoned and dance to The Beach Boys.
August 23, 2018
This daffy rom-com for over-40s has an intriguing question to ask. How could a worldly woman (Meryl Streep) become the secret mistress of her now-remarried ex-husband (Alec Baldwin)?
January 16, 2018
The movie won't take you to the top of the mountain or leave you with memories and references for discussion, but you won't be bored if you see it. Without compromising my standards, I can give this film an unqualified plus.
September 11, 2017
It's [writer/director Nancy Meyers'] typical, though smart, romantic comedy for a more mature audience. But, unlike Something's Gotta Give, there are no Oprah-like a-ha moments, which made it really quite unspecial and fall sorta flat.
August 22, 2017
In this insanely privileged world, there isn't much for the rich white folks to do except carry on like their pubic hair is on fire.
March 1, 2012
Pointlessly conveys throughout how important sex is in a relationship.
October 21, 2010
The only thing complicated about Nancy Meyers' latest rom-com is its depiction of familial relationships. Why do Meryl Streep's adult children keep on cuddling and squeezing one another?
July 6, 2010
Alec Baldwin does the near impossible: he steals a Meryl Streep film from Meryl Streep.
June 8, 2010
While it may be complicated for the characters, it's a simple formula for light movie entertainment.
May 16, 2010
A charming cast of veteran pros are at the top of their comic game.
May 2, 2010
Yes, there still are movies made for grown-ups in Hollywood, few and far between they may be.
May 1, 2010
an occasionally pleasant misfire, a romantic comedy that, despite its bright premise and superlative cast, isn't as smart as it should be.