What We Did on Our Holiday Reviews

January 9, 2017
What We Did On Our Holiday just doesn't do or say that much, and what it does accomplish is fine at best. Oh, we should all be nicer to each other? That's the whole point of this disjointed thing? Yeah. OK.
September 18, 2016
Proves without a doubt that America doesn't hold a monopoly on obnoxious child actors.
July 24, 2015
Clichd British dramedy deals with divorce, loss.
July 9, 2015
A damp-eyed comedy whose banal title isn't the only thing needing improvement.
July 9, 2015
Underfoot is a cast of young kids given too many cutesy moments and one-liners. In the middle of it all are actors like Rosamund Pike and David Tennant.
July 9, 2015
What We Did On Our Holiday is an interesting domestic comedy for exactly half its running time, and then the whole thing falls apart so totally that you can almost hear the pieces hit the floor.
July 9, 2015
There are a few amusing moments and flashes of charm but this Holiday is an uneven trip, with underwritten adult characters and a strange third act involving a poke at misguided social services.
June 27, 2015
The underlying, redundant, and underwhelming theme of the film is the pursuit of family unity at all costs.
February 23, 2015
Do they want it to be a light comedy or a dark comedy? The simplistic finale, complete with a shallow message, only adds to the confusion.
September 28, 2014
A shambolic farcical twist is engineered that makes no practical, emotional or even comic sense.
September 26, 2014
This holiday is about as much fun as a wet weekend in Chernobyl.
September 25, 2014
Is there any more tired device for illustrating growing attraction than a montage sequence where the characters make funny faces for photographs?
September 25, 2014
This garbled and nonsensical Brit farce has apparently been inspired by Kids Say The Funniest Things.
September 25, 2014
We all have our off days, and our supremely off days, and now I, too, have learned An Important Life Lesson: you can have disastrously off days too.