Back in the Day Synopsis
The comedy follows Jim Owens (Rosenbaum), a marginally successful actor in Hollywood who is lost in the everyday routine that LA offers and bordering on a midlife crisis.
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Village Voice

By Inkoo Kang
It's good for a couple of fart jokes and otherwise utterly forgettable.
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By Sheila O'Malley
The film is shot in a pretty stock manner, with jokes falling flat (when one does land, it feels like a miracle) and musical cues guiding us...
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The Dissolve

By Nick Schager
It’s a film that feels like it’s simply going through the motions—not to mention one whose ultimate critique of trying to relive the past...
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The New York Times

By Neil Genzlinger
There are a lot of odious movies yet to come in 2014, no doubt, but they’ll have to work to beat Back in the Day for awfulness.
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Los Angeles Times

By Robert Abele
Cloying and smug when it's not being unfunny and crass, the high school reunion comedy Back in the Day hits lows with a frequency that...
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very funny flick

By lovagoodfilm
rented it and now want to see with buddies at theater. fUNNIEST film I've seen in a long time! laughed my butt off....

Hilarious Ensemble Comedy

By Vidalia
A sweet, hilarious indie with big laughs. Two thumbs up!...

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Rated R | For language