Trouble Reviews

November 2, 2018
The constant bickering becomes tedious pretty quickly, and the screenplay isn't dramatically compelling enough to fill the gaps.
October 12, 2018
Writer-director Theresa Rebeck has nothing to offer this masterly cast but a paycheck for their participation in her lightweight dysfunctional-siblings family feud.
October 12, 2018
[T]he established tone and comedic approach of the earlier sections don't match what the movie ultimately tries to do.
Top Critic
October 8, 2018
Movies that have no reason to exist seem to be opening on a weekly basis. On its way to home video, Trouble, I'm sorry to say, is one of them.
October 4, 2018
Rambles amiably toward its unsurprising conclusion with some bits of humor.
October 4, 2018
It's a film that begins as a raucous rural comedy and deftly evolves into a poignant and reflective, yet still wryly amusing, story of what becomes of a family.
October 4, 2018
With heavyweights like Huston and Pullman going at it scene-by-scene, you're drawn to their presence on camera and they give the movie some seasoning.
October 4, 2018
Purportedly a comedy, this sophomore feature from the playwright Theresa Rebeck is so dismally unfunny that the descriptor should come with quotation marks.
October 3, 2018
Despite the contemporary rural Vermont setting, Trouble's Ben and Maggie would fit in quite well on the set of a Western.
June 13, 2017
An enjoyable, if slow-moving, tale of decades-long sibling conflict.