Beginners Synopsis
Newfound love brings back a man's memories of his father coming out of the closet at 75.
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Movie Reviews

Learning to Live 101

By BetaMike
Written from such a personal standpoint, "Beginners" has something for everyone. Christopher Plummer is, as to be expected, grand and noble in his role of the recently out dad but it is the emotion...

Wonderful

By mitchman_NYC
This is a terrific movie that you may never have heard of if you didn't see that Christopher Plummer got a best supporting actor Oscar for his wonderful work. Ewan MacGregor was entirely...

Good Movie

By HairDaryl
This movie was good... the acting was very good... the content was really nice..... my only complaint is.... it was very slow. it could have had a few more funny scenes in it to keep you going........

great movie

By moviefan.com
this movie was worth the price of admission.a nice little comedy drama about a man,his gay dad acute french girl and a loving dog.intelligent movie well acted and i enjoy the way it was filmed.if you...

Beginners

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Wonderful premise, although cute and lightweight at times

By review_central
Ewan McGregor could win your heart just opening a can of dog food, and this tender film allows him to develop a complex, bewildered, and thoroughly attractive character that no one else in Hollywood...

Lovely

By Nickeygrl
At time in the movie season when bigger is better, loader is more grand it was nice to watch a simply lovely, sweet film about love, lost and the work of finding or avoiding either states of being. ...

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I cried so much

By NassaDane
Extremely sad and beautiful. Everyone is so great. I wouldn't miss this one....

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Rated R | For Language and some sexual content
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Touching gay-themed dramedy about love and loss.
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