• Released
  • December 4, 2009
  • PG-13 , 1 hr 35 min
  • Action/Adventure
    Comedy
  • 261 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: A widower goes on a road trip to reconnect with each of his grown children.

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Critic Ratings

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New York Post

By Kyle Smith
After seeing Everybody's Fine, Paul McCartney offered to write a song that plays over the closing credits. That may be because the whole...
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80

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Here, the actor (Di Niro) dials it down and wins us over.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Now comes this American version, which turns out to be the exception, an American remake that's better than the European original.
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75

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
"Relief" is the word for it. It's a relief to see Robert De Niro giving an honest, effective starring performance in a project that does...
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
De Niro's minimalist performance has maximum emotional impact and succeeds in unifying the episodic film.
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50

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Once it’s clear the movie won’t be deviating at all from its formula, Frank’s journey gets tedious.
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38

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
No trite, tear-jerking cliché goes undrooled in the script by director Kirk Jones.
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38

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
It's a syrupy, downbeat film.
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25

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Calculatedly soppy, seasonally phony Americanized remake of Giuseppe Tornatore's 1990 "Stanno Tutti Bene."
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20

The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
A cloyingly sentimental story that rings false in every moment.
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Rated PG-13 | For thematic elements and brief strong language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 14 & under De Niro's dysfunctional family drama is touching but mature.
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