Dad Reviews

July 25, 2017
'80s tearjerker portrays elderly with depth, dignity.
July 29, 2007
An utterly mechanical tearjerker.
April 28, 2006
Jack Lemmon and Ted Danson do great work as father and son.
June 13, 2005
This three generational melodrama is well acted by Jack Lemmon, Ted Danson and Ethan Hawke but it's too sentimental and manipulative for the big screen
June 8, 2005
This is a maudlin and painfully pedantic piece of filmmaking, and it's not even bad enough to be consistently funny.
April 26, 2005
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September 18, 2002
Three generations of great performances. A wonderful, touching film.
February 14, 2002
A multidimensional family drama that deals squarely with the challenges and difficulties of old age and a long marriage.
January 1, 2000
The proof of the movie's promise is in the opening scenes, which work powerfully. The film doesn't go bad all at once; it derails about halfway through.