• Released
  • November 4, 2011
  • (Limited 11/4)
  • NR , 1 hr 37 min
  • Art House/Foreign
    Drama
5 Star Day Synopsis
A man sets out to see if his astrological twins suffered the same miserable birthday as he did.
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New York Observer

By Rex Reed
Five Star Day is a respectable and intelligent little film.
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
Gigandet, whose star has been rising thanks to his roles in such films as "Twilight," "Burlesque" and "Easy A," delivers a sensitive...
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67

The A.V. Club

5 Star Day is a middling indie, but it offers evidence of how far a synthetic setup can get just by allowing characters to react and...
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50

Variety

By Ronnie Scheib
Buday's astrology-themed romantic comedy boasts a promising premise, convincing chemistry between its attractive leads and fine thesping by...
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40

The New York Times

By Neil Genzlinger
A drippy ending erases all the hopes you've built up and forces you to conclude that this wasn't such a well-thought-out film after all.
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40

Village Voice

By Nick Pinkerton
Gigandet fills every close-up with flirtatious face wrinkles, embarrassed smiles, and anything else he can think of, to the point where...
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30

Los Angeles Times

By Robert Abele
Frankly, it's hard to imagine even George Clooney making such ill-used screen minutes interesting. But the movie around those moments is...
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25

Slant Magazine

By
Danny Buday's film is not so much skeptical of astrology as confused about it.
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20

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Unless your own horoscope recommended wasting two perfectly useful hours of your day, take a pass.
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By jojobinks93
It was a descent movie....

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Rated NR