Sep 7, 2020
A fairly predictable, mostly formulaic motion picture.
Mar 3, 2020
The story and themes the movie explores are familiar, but they are examined with enough nuance and eccentric charm to distinguish the film from others of this ilk.
Feb 29, 2020
Family Obligations could well be the poster movie for indie credibility.
Feb 21, 2020
The film's emotional payoffs are more satisfying for being low key and lived in, much like ordinary lives.
Feb 19, 2020
Doesn't always overcome its bare-bones budget and technical insufficiencies.
Jan 29, 2020
Concentrate more on the movie's personal values, and you might agree that this first-time effort from writer/director Kenneth R. Frank nicely gets it done despite only an apparent eight-day shooting schedule.
Jan 27, 2020
There's promise in Frank's work, even if Family Obligations is full of cliched plotting and crude, borderline incompetent filmmaking.
Dec 17, 2019
Strengthened by a solid and hilariously dry performance from Chris Mollica and a relatable and honest story that examines the family dynamic, this film has an overabundance of heart.