We're The Millers Reviews

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January 3, 2014
The movie's lingering close-ups on yearning faces and heart-to-heart conversations force the fake Millers into real familial longing that's more bogus than the family itself.
September 22, 2013
Naturally, there are roadblocks galore -- but the breezy film stays one mile ahead in terms of plot and punch lines
August 23, 2013
The central conceit is well established, the comedy is often impressively sour and the four leads complement one another beautifully.
August 22, 2013
It's a goofy road movie with some nice gags.
August 22, 2013
This is a fine collection of cheap and sleazy jokes, well-told ...
August 21, 2013
With jokes cloned from bad taste movies and off-kids-telly villains, it doesn't even qualify for dumb fun.
August 19, 2013
A likeable comedy that uses its greatest asset, its talented, funny cast, to good effect.
August 10, 2013
Stays mean and maintains a bit of an edge even when it threatens to go all soft and gooey.
August 8, 2013
The baseline for American movie humor sinks once again in this sentimentally cynical and cynically sentimental farce.
August 8, 2013
It boils down to the idea that men and women alike yearn for what they don't have, and that making your way through life is about seizing the bizarre opportunities it thrusts at you.
August 8, 2013
Though incredibly predictable from start to finish, "We're the Millers" did make me laugh.
August 8, 2013
'We're the Millers' clicks on just enough cylinders to warrant a recommendation.
August 8, 2013
While its plot points are pedestrian at best, the genius -- at least, the definite charm -- of We're the Millers is its notion of family as something beyond a simple blood connection, particularly when exigent circumstances create the ties that bind.
August 8, 2013
As a comedy couple, [Aniston] and Sudeikis aren't exactly Cheech and Chong, but their well-matched timing and clashing attitudes often create comic sparks that erupt into laughter.
August 7, 2013
a movie written by a committee, too long, but the cast carries it a long way, these mild virtues don't quite add up to a recommendation, but if you said you wanted to see it I wouldn't block the door.
August 7, 2013
Some of the jokes are funny. If one was to compile all the good snippets and scenes into a highlight reel, it might run about six minutes.
August 7, 2013
Though the cast partially eschews the family-friendly timidity that the film defers to in the end, this would-be wild thing remains little more than a rowdy endorsement of the status quo.
August 7, 2013
The plot isn't particularly sound and some jokes fall flat, but the appeal of watching this 'family' come together is so enjoyable and satisfying, it makes the film a worthy watch.
August 7, 2013
The filmmakers lack the courage of their convictions, falling back on moments of egregiously false sentimentality whenever the material threatens to turn dark.
August 7, 2013
The result is a loose conglomeration of jokes that never really holds together: Funny in parts, but overwhelmed by the bland emptiness where its protagonist should be.
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