Joy Synopsis
JOY is the story of a family across four generations and the woman who rises to become founder and matriarch of a powerful family business dynasty. JOY stars Jennifer Lawrence in a film written and directed by David O. Russell.
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Movie Reviews

By ddamerji
Best inspirational movie of the year...


By nayshar
This was a good movie about the lady who invented the Miracle Mop. It was your classic rags to riches story but I would have been OK watching it on Netflix. Not a movie that I would pay to see. I...


By rarutherford
I did not like this movie. This is the second worst movie I have ever seen! I was excited to see another movie with Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper. We saw this movie on Christmas Day. We...

It is Long and Boring

By cruzwhitwell
Picture a movie with half of it exposition and the other half you are asleep this is Joy!!...

No "Joy" here

By fpember
Loved her. This was another Hollywood story that didn't need to be told. Should have left early....


By mickisauer
Really enjoyed this story. Liked that it had a slower pace - made it seem more true to life. Very empowering story - especially to girls and women. Same cast and director have worked together before...

Good Time at the Cinema

"Joy" is an enjoyable movie. It is well Cast and well directed. The story is an "Everyman's Dream" - the American Dream - You see it coming , you know what will happen next. But you are still so...

Not what I expected

By cesmith1010
I thought the movie was gonna bring much more excitement than it did. It was an okay performance by Jlaw. It didn't come close to being as good as "Silver Linings Playbook. I didn't come away from it...


By sherren
It was okay. Wasn't as good as I had expected, but the story was interesting. Though, lots of details in the end missing... would have liked to have seen the end years explained a bit more....

So slow

By opnmkt
I kept holding onto hope this movie might get exciting. Then it ended....

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Rated PG-13 | For Brief Strong Language.
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Inspiring but uneven drama about Miracle Mop inventor.
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