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Father of Invention Reviews

October 18, 2011
For all its eagerness to please, you'd think Father of Invention could come up with at least one sister of independence.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
October 14, 2011
Highly predictable...
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
October 14, 2011
Like Graham and Madsen, Spacey too often gets lost in smaller projects that aren't worthy of his talents. He, and his costars, deserve a more inventive movie than this one.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
October 13, 2011
The screenplay, by Mr. Cooper and Jonathan D. Krane, is so sketchy that it feels like a hastily executed first draft.
Read More | Original Score: 1.5/5
October 13, 2011
The film promises a nasty little satire for a while but finally goes soft and self-pitying.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
October 12, 2011
Colorless exposition and a lack of imagination or wit stall Father of Invention at the starting gate.
October 11, 2011
The rather unappealing character of Axel is indulged with every opportunity for redemption, as Spacey is indulged with every opportunity to showboat.