Flannel Pajamas Synopsis
A couple struggles with their differences.
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TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
Strong performances and sharp dialogue distinguish Jeff Lipsky's melancholy second feature, which charts the two-year course of a "perfect"...
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Curiously, the film seems to have no discernible point, and yet -- this is practically unique -- the absence of a point becomes, in itself,...
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67

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
The hero remains such an exhibitionistically cocky, walled-off jerk that Flannel Pajamas' glib conversational ''candor'' yields no mystery....
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63

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
Love can be a battleground, and, despite its homey-sounding title and gentle, almost nonchalant air, Jeff Lipsky's Flannel Pajamas gives us...
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58

Portland Oregonian

By Marc Mohan
You never really end up rooting for their happiness, as a couple or individually, so emotionally there's not much at stake.
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50

The Hollywood Reporter

By James Greenberg
What starts out seeming like a poor man's Woody Allen morphs into something closer to an American version of "Scenes From a Marriage."
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50

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

By Bill White
In what essentially is a two-character play, Kirk and Nicholson behave more like acting partners than real people. Their lack of appetite...
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38

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
For much of Flannel Pajamas I wondered if the couple's big problem was that Stuart was secretly gay. Nothing so interesting - he's just a...
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38

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Ever been on a blind date that you knew would be dismal from the start? Well, this is the movie version of that date, stretched out over...
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20

Film Threat

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The thing is, these chatty, pedantic, annoying characters are simply not interesting enough to follow for five minutes, let alone over two...
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Flannel Pajamas

By DATH
Flannel Pajamas was a must see for anyone who has been, or is, in love. The variety of powerful and awkward emotions that we go through in relationships (husband-wife, brother-brother, sister-sister,...

Thoughtful, engaging - invites the audience to participate

By Hummingbird 5
It's not action in terms of HOllywood, its about relationships...its subtle...it leaves much for you to interpret and thus makes the movie more universal. Way to go to this filmmaker for doing...

A Little Movie that Roars

By Demondiary
Flannel Pajamas is an honest film about the stages of a relationship. It introduces us to Nicole and Justin, and we see them develop and learn about them through their friends and family. Both Justin...

Real Life Pajamas

By FlickaChicka
How often do you see a relationship in a movie that is represented realistically? More often than not, you see the events leading up to it... they kiss... you know they'll be together... and the...

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Rated R | For Graphic Nudity, Strong Sexuality and Language