Friends With Kids Reviews

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January 16, 2020
More than the trite set-up, Friends with Kids' biggest travesty is a criminal waste of professional funny people like Kristen Wiig and Maya Rudolph.
January 25, 2019
Friends with Kids is simply not very funny. The few laughs there are come from the bickering O'Dowd and Rudolph, but even their shtick is clichéd and obvious.
August 21, 2017
There is so much wrong with the film Friends with Kids that it's actually hard to choose just one thing.
May 12, 2015
Westfeldt has shackled herself to such a lame gimmick that there's scarcely room to breathe.
June 2, 2013
As she did with her first script, the gender-bending 'Kissing Jessica Stein,' Westfeldt goes for something radical and winds up pulling her punches when things start getting interesting.
November 12, 2012
Trying to figure what is the most offensive thing about this accidental mashup of 70s Woody Allen and Sex and the City...
September 16, 2012
Movies of this genre normally want you to root for the couple to end up together. All this one had me doing was hoping that someone would smack them upside the head and talk some sense into them.
August 24, 2012
I'd rather have my head stuck in a vise than be forced to sit through another viewing.
June 28, 2012
It's conventional, dull and unconsciously nasty.
June 28, 2012
If you see this on at the cinema, walk on by.
June 27, 2012
While this results in some genuine moments of truth, most scenes feel forced to fit the standard rom-com template.
June 6, 2012
There's much to like here but it's a bumpy ride and for all its banter, it takes itself very seriously.
March 22, 2012
A trendy sitcom of a movie substitutes banter for real depth
March 16, 2012
I'm not sure what the point of Friends with Kids is.
March 15, 2012
Westfeldt tries with all her might to ensure that the film is socially and romantically "edgy" by ridiculing anything that might smack of old-fashioned, middle American morality and dowsing us with the characters' unquestioned narcissism
March 11, 2012
It's never a good sign when the supporting cast is the most interesting thing about your movie, but when your supporting cast is almost the entire cast of Bridesmaids (minus Melissa McCarthy), it's almost inevitable.
March 10, 2012
Westfeldt's sloppy love letter to herself and corralled Hamm's friends to help sell it.
March 9, 2012
An exploration of the results such a situation could bring ... [T]hose results are admittedly predictable and formulaic.
March 9, 2012
Pleasant but overfamiliar.
March 9, 2012
Unfortunately, the culmination of the story is unsatisfactory and predictable.
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