Big Stone Gap Reviews

April 10, 2019
Trigiani's heart is in the right place and the film is very obviously a labor of love that isn't very heavy on plot but makes you feel like you're right at home.
September 21, 2017
With Big Stone Gap, Trigiani sets out to crack the cycle of sentimental melodrama by reminding us that adults still dare to dream and sometimes even follow through on achieving those hard-to-articulate wishes.
October 9, 2015
The movie ambles along amiably enough for a while; it's better if you are a fan of one or more members of the cast.
October 9, 2015
Sure, the script can be simpler than a diner menu. And at times the nostalgia seems manufactured like the goodies at a Cracker Barrel gift shop, but...Big Stone Gap proves to be...a nice change of pace from the summer popcorn-movie season.
October 8, 2015
Unpretentious and it goes down easy, like sweet tea brewed by sunshine.
October 8, 2015
Director Adriana Trigiani, adapting her best-selling novel, delivers the hackneyed material with good cheer, eliciting bright performances from an [excellent] ensemble cast.
October 8, 2015
The warmth of spirit behind this project allows its missteps to be mostly forgiven.
August 13, 2015
A heartfelt and earnest homespun comedy about the family ties that bind us all together.