It's a Disaster Synopsis
Four hip Angelino couples who come together for their regular Sunday brunch and get so involved in their messy relationship issues, betrayals and personality meltdowns that they hardly notice the apocalypse is knocking on the front door.
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Austin Chronicle

By Kimberley Jones
Berger’s low-key, likable ensemble film flares with brilliance in its framing concept.
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75

NPR

By Scott Tobias
Cross may not earn the broad recognition he deserves for his performance in It's a Disaster, a droll apocalypse comedy of exceedingly...
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

The movie’s funniest touches are quiet flashes of character, expertly timed and nimbly played by a deft ensemble. It’s a Disaster is...
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

By Sheri Linden
The script excels at character-driven laughs, cerebral yet goofy, without resorting to sitcom stereotypes or genitalia-focused stupidity.
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63

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Rick Groen
The humour may not be wickedly black, but once in a while it’s amusingly beige.
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60

Arizona Republic

By Bill Goodykoontz
Quirky, funny and a little claustrophobic (by design), it’s confident enough in what it’s trying to accomplish to take the chance on the...
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50

Slant Magazine

The film flirts with big ideas about adult relationships, but fails to locate any gravitas about its characters' existential or...
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40

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Berger’s got some clever ideas, but he does not push far in exploring them. And aside from Cross, there is virtually no one to like among...
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25

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
As far as I’m concerned, death couldn’t arrive quickly enough for these eight stereotypically self-absorbed Los Angelenos gathered for...
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20

Time Out New York

By Keith Uhlich
Berger’s script is little more than a series of contrived comic vignettes that prevent the actors from creating believable characters,...
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It's A Disaster of a Lifetime

By bobsaldana
If you like Comedys in the style of the Coen Brothers (Blood Simple) or Rob Reiner (This is Spinal Tap) this movie launches the production team careers of Todd Berger, Jeff Grace, Blaise Miller and...

It's a disaster

By LLasky
Wonderful,funny so good a must see...

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best disaster film

By Movie Queen 51
If you want to see a twist on the convential end of days movie, this is the movie for you...

A waste of my time

By swinckel
What the...? I hated it. I am so sorry I wasted an hour or so of my life....

Great rental

By Grudell
Although maybe not the deepest dialog, a very original story, interesting cast with the right amount of funny moments. Although we don't want to admit it, this group more closely resembles real life...

Hilarious!

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It's a disaster

By Susan5743
It was funny, had originality, kept me interested. I would definitely recommend this!...

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Rated R | For Language, Some Drug Content and Sexual References
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 17+ Dark end-of-the-world comedy is witty but mature.
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