• Released
  • October 17, 2012
  • (NY; 10/19 NJ)
  • R , 1 hr 52 min
  • Comedy Drama
    Showbiz Drama
Just 45 Minutes From Broadway Synopsis
Old family secrets come to light during a family gathering to meet the fiance of a sister.
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

In the end, there is something to be said for letting actors loose on a roller-coaster ride, but from time to time, someone needs to be...
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50

The New York Times

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Partly reverent, mostly sendup, Just 45 Minutes From Broadway depicts theater folk as those lovably quirky people who can't stop performing...
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40

The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
This Chekhovian-style comedy about a group of neurotic actors endlessly kibitzing during a weekend at a country house might have some...
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40

Time Out New York

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Eventually, the self-regarding acting clan admits they're only human after all. By then, the audience may want to disown them.
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40

Village Voice

In an overlong sequence shot to resemble an actual play, the acting feels so forced, the staging so wooden, that it's impossible to be...
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40

Los Angeles Times

By Robert Abele
An investment in theatrical self-indulgence with diminishing returns.
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20

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Though Jaglom intends for us to be charmed by show folk, the amateurish performances and perennially misjudged direction wind up portraying...
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12

Slant Magazine

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Henry Jaglom applies what must by now qualify as a tradition of pointless agitation to the disruption of theater. Unsurprisingly, the...
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avoid this movie

By donlundy
Over acted, not funny, not good. Not worth the time and certainly not worth the ticket price,...

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Rated R | For Some language