Ira and Abby Reviews

February 22, 2008
An odd love poem for cynics who have thrown sentimentality into the garbage.
October 18, 2007
The movie benefits from an exceptionally strong line-up of supporting characters beautifully played by a top-notch cast.
October 18, 2007
Ira & Abby has plenty of sharp details, mostly verbal, and it gives old pros and newer faces a chance to show off their poker-faced comic wiles.
October 12, 2007
Ira & Abby is like its characters: nice with a lot of problems.
October 11, 2007
It's sunny, oh-so-New-York and ever-so cute, and Messina and Westfeldt, under-used actors, are equally beguiling.
October 5, 2007
Ira & Abby, in its breezy, low-key way, will make audiences happy -- something [director] Westfeldt already knows how to do.
October 5, 2007
A mixed bag with a lot of cutesy awfulness to wade through, but the acerbic ending is enough of a punchline to suggest that Westfeldt understands what a joke this kind of film can be.
October 5, 2007
It was all so fresh and funny -- when Woody Allen did it.
September 28, 2007
Ira & Abby is a comedy of errors that makes very few along the way.
September 18, 2007
...Ira & Abby radiates a breathless charm, due in no small part to Ms. Westfeldt's sharp dialogue and engagingly unmannered performance.
September 18, 2007
The nicest surprise of the week -- not just nice but amazing -- is a comedy called Ira and Abby.
September 15, 2007
A formidable crowd-pleaser.
September 13, 2007
This round-robin of marital malaise has more integrity than one might expect from its meet-cute beginnings.
September 11, 2007
Annie Hall called, and it wants its plot back.
July 14, 2007
Though Westfeldt has a winning way with a punch line and a perky screen presence that is very much in the Diane Keaton/Jenna Elfman mode, the picture ultimately feels like yesterday's brisket.
July 9, 2007
Ira and Abby is launched with an infectious elation, a no-guts-no-glory take on love that's joyous...