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Checking Out Reviews

October 4, 2006
This Borscht Belt version of King Lear, recently given a limited theatrical release, will find its true home on video and cable.
September 15, 2006
Funny is funny, and there's no denying that much of Checking Out is agreeably entertaining in a Neil Simon Lite fashion.
September 15, 2006
If this is a good example of the sort of long-forgotten plays that movie producers are unearthing, maybe theater critics need to start digging those graves a little deeper.
Read More | Original Score: 1/4
September 15, 2006
Only Laura San Giacomo, as Morris's lonely daughter, Flo, transcends the staginess of the premise and the creakiness of Richard Marcus's screenplay to deliver a performance that feels remotely natural.
Read More | Original Score: 1/5
September 15, 2006
A lame comedy full of wooden acting, schmaltz, clichés and racial stereotypes.
Read More | Original Score: 1/4