Late Bloomers Reviews

July 9, 2019
For a film that seemingly indicates later life epiphanies and growth, this slow going narrative offers nothing new.
July 19, 2012
Late Bloomers has its moments but mostly feels like an uncomfortable romp into old age.
June 7, 2012
It offers shallow pleasures and the satisfaction of seeing two actors in performances better than the film deserves.
April 13, 2012
I'm not sure the social prejudices Gavras tries to mine for laughs here quite exist anymore.
April 12, 2012
In a performance that is much deeper than the rest of the movie, Mr. Hurt allows Adam's anger and fear to leak out of his electric blue eyes, which are frequently on the brink of tears.
April 12, 2012
"Late Bloomers" could have been a much better movie, if only director and co-writer Julie Gavras were as sensible as her actors.
April 10, 2012
Extra discredit to the embarrassingly jaunty score by Sodi Marciszewer, which should be taken behind the recording studio and shot.
February 23, 2012
While the world could certainly use more films about characters entering their sunset years, a solution as toothless and saggy as Julie Gavras' Late Bloomers does little to help the cause.
February 20, 2012
Getting old ain't fun in this dreary comedy drama.