• Released
  • December 7, 2012
  • (Limited)
  • NR , 1 hr 43 min
  • Drama
  • 3 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: A mistake in reservations leads to an estranged father and son sharing a vacation home.

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The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
A quiet, nearly plot-free drama enlivened by beautifully nuanced performances by its four-person leading ensemble, In Our Nature depicts...
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The Playlist

By Todd Gilchrist
As prophetic as it is provocative, exploring dysfunction, in a recognizable but no less satisfying way.
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Austin Chronicle

A study in fine gradations of resentment in the great outdoors, In Our Nature is a little too subtle for this genre. Country-house-fiasco...
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The New York Times

By Stephen Holden
Is the movie psychologically accurate? Yes. But that doesn't keep it from being a little dull.
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By Peter Debruge
Writer-director Brian Savelson drags four characters all the way out to the woods to orchestrate the sort of politely confrontational...
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New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Nuanced work by the great John Slattery ("Mad Men") as an emotionally distant dad isn't enough to sustain more than sporadic interest in...
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Village Voice

By the time Savelson has hit all the obligatory checkpoints (unplanned pregnancy, dying parents, bear home invasion), the reconciliation we...
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Time Out New York

By Joshua Rothkopf
In the wake of the spunkier "Your Sister's Sister," writer-director Brian Savelson can't seem to mount a head of steam, and his chamber...
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New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
A mopey indie family drama like In Our Nature can't quash "Mad Men" star John Slattery's charm no matter how badly it tries.
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Slant Magazine

By Diego Costa
In Our Nature's visual style seems plastered on or allocated, not developed with any sort of authorial singularity.
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Rated NR