I Do Reviews

June 7, 2013
The combustible possibilities surrounding a same-sex marriage involving partners of different nationalities is turned into rather tepid stuff in I Do.
June 7, 2013
Uneven comedy/drama tackles hot button issues like gay marriage and immigration.
May 31, 2013
A sweet, sincere, yet ultimately tepid story ...
May 31, 2013
Someday, when gay Americans enjoy full equality, we can all hope their sexuality will finally stop being used as fodder for dopey, hopelessly contrived dramas like "I Do."
May 30, 2013
In a better movie you might play along with contrived plot twists and fake obstacles, but watching "I Do," a movie with thin characters and a languorous pace, you find yourself talking back to the screen.
May 28, 2013
Ross's on-the-nose script offers little subtext or nuance, and the film-for all the inherent drama of the situation-has very little real-life grit.
November 3, 2013
Despite its heart being in the right place, I Do never does live up to its promise, thanks to melodramatic machinations and often preachy dialogue.
August 30, 2013
The set up struck me as trite in this otherwise hard-hitting drama. A good but ultimately over-earnest film.
July 19, 2013
The parade of increasingly traumatic events results in some glum goings-on, so viewers need to hold on to the film's brighter moments.
June 7, 2013
Director Glenn Gaylord and director of photography David Morris Gil (shooting his first feature) give the film a nicely autumnal New York.
June 1, 2013
Banal, clunky and contrived.
May 31, 2013
It sounds like a sitcom plot, but "I Do," if you pardon the expression, plays it entirely straight. The drama covers predictable ground.