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Post Grad Reviews

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Michael Dequina
January 25, 2014
Ho-hum stuff.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
Leah Rozen
People Magazine
June 10, 2013
Like festive icing on a plain vanilla cake, a fun cast and offbeat humor hugely increase the palatability of Post Grad.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
Alaina O'Connor
TV Guide
June 10, 2013
With a formulaic plot and uninspiring dialogue, not even Mr. Mom can help the film stay afloat.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
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Cliff Doerksen
Chicago Reader
June 10, 2013
Director Vicky Jenson has a sitcom script on her hands and proceeds accordingly.
Dave White
April 4, 2011
It acts like the audience knows nothing about how humans behave or find jobs or keep them or have romantic relationships or exist in families.
Full Review | Original Score: 0.5/5
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews
February 12, 2011
Director Vicky Jenson has infused Post Grad with all the subtlety and substance of a garden-variety sitcom...
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Peter Bradshaw
January 5, 2010
There's certainly a lot of material there but none of the comedy works in any way at all and Keaton is a dead zone at the centre of the film.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
Tim Robey
Daily Telegraph (UK)
January 5, 2010
Vicky Jenson's attempt at a go-getting romcom is a tragic underachiever on the com front: the rent-a-quirk characters feel like a Little Miss Sunshine tribute act gone wrong.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
Wendy Ide
Times (UK)
January 5, 2010
he try-hard quirkiness and clunky screenwriting starts to grate after just a few minutes. By the final act, it's not unlike having bamboo splinters inserted under your fingernails.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
Philip French
Observer (UK)
January 5, 2010
A clumsily scripted, misfiring affair.

Heat Magazine
January 5, 2010
The level of humour is summed up by the scene where a dead cat is buried in a pizza box.
| Original Score: 2/5
Tim Evans
Sky Movies
January 5, 2010
This lame family-centric comedy desperately wants to be Little Miss Sunshine but ends up - by virtue of the bizarre cast of unfunny characters - like Invasion of the Body Snatchers.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
Neil Smith
Total Film
January 5, 2010
One bland, listless slog.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
Trevor Johnston
Radio Times
January 5, 2010
The film is never flat-out terrible - just thoroughly bland.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
David Edwards
Daily Mirror (UK)
January 5, 2010
While there's little to hate, there's almost nothing to like in a film this anodyne. The jokes aren't funny, the performances are middling and the storyline predictable.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
Anthony Quinn
Independent (UK)
January 5, 2010
Post Grad is trying to reproduce the wackily dysfunctional manners of family life that made Little Miss Sunshine a hit, but hasn't the charm, the jokes or, significantly, the nerve.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
Nicholas Barber
Independent on Sunday
January 5, 2010
It's not a bad topic for a comedy, especially in the current economic climate, but the film-makers don't have the faintest idea what to do with it.
Matthew Turner
January 5, 2010
A badly written, poorly directed and frequently excruciating comedy-drama that squanders both its talented cast and its potentially interesting premise.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall
January 5, 2010
A corny script and lifeless direction undermine what could have been a potentially enjoyable coming-of-age film about a young woman who thinks she has her life sorted out. Despite the talented cast, the film can only barely generate a smile.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/5
Mike McCahill
January 5, 2010
It's of note chiefly for giving likeable performers not one worthwhile thing to do between them.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
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