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.
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.
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.
March 25, 2010
Meryl Streep, reinterested ex-hubby Alec Baldwin and new boyfriend Steve Martin are an irresistible love triangle set against the backdrop of beautiful Santa Barbara.
March 19, 2010
Meyers doesn't have to do much besides put these silly dynamos next to one another and let them enjoy riffing.
March 12, 2010
Streep finally gets her chance to cut loose -- and her frisky, flirty Jane is a comic revelation.
January 31, 2010
Streep, Baldwin, and Martin are having so much fun in this romantic comedy-drama that it's impossible not to get swept up in the good time they're having as well.
January 15, 2010
It's really not all that complicated. But it is entertaining. It's pure, simple fun, with Meryl Streep and Alec Baldwin playing Doris Day and Rock Hudson as they might have been if they had ruled in the sexually knowing oughts, instead of the virginal ear
January 15, 2010
The film is lightweight, likable, rather overlong and a piece of wish-fulfilment.