Hope Springs

By tomnohr
Written August 09, 2012
Parts were funny and Streep is a great actress. However, part were pretty boring and I felt the writing could have kept the humor in it a little more. We're getting older what's not to laugh at
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Older couple must see

By sjs4711
Written August 11, 2012
I really do not know how younger people will relate to this movie. Long-time married people will laugh and sigh, giggle and cry when watching this totally believable film. With that range of emotion can you skip it? I think not! Meryl Streep is well, Meryl Streep, one of the finest actors alive. Tommy Lee Jones is absolutely well cast for the part of Arnold. If it has a weak link it is Steve Carell who does an uninspired run through as the counsellor. Go, buy some popcorn, bring tissues and enjoy.
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Hope Springs

By jimbo46
Written August 11, 2012
Definately an old persons movie, but we knew that cause we're old. The movie was billed as a comedy and is far from that overall. There are some very dark moments, and some NC-17 moments also. Not for people who are not able to see and hear some racy sex talk and visuals. The movie was hard hitting, somewhat believable, and has a happy ending. So what more can you ask for $8. Oh, and prepare to shed a tear or two. Just as comparison, we both like the Marigold Hotel 10 times better....have seen that one twice so far !
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Hope Springs

By bsilgue
Written September 15, 2014
My husband was a little skeptical about the movie being good, but we both absolutely loved it. It is so true to life, very well written. Both Meryl Streep and Tommy Lee Jones were perfect for their roles. Lots of laughs. Not for kids.
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Horrible and Depressing

By rwork1972
Written August 26, 2012
I love Meryl Streep, Tommy Lee Jones, Steve Carell and Jean Smart. but this movie was terrible. At least it did have a happy ending. Good acting, but depressing storyline. Do not recommend anyone to see it.
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