Mighty Fine Synopsis
MIGHTY FINE follows a dysfunctional American family through the turmoil they undergo when certain boundaries in their relationships are pushed to the limit.
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New York Post

By Kyle Smith
If you can overlook Andie MacDowell's Mitteleuropa accent as a Jewish Holocaust survivor (I know: big if), the cinematic roman a clef Mighty...
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The Hollywood Reporter

Has heart to spare, but little new to say.
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Boston Globe

By Mark Feeney
Chazz Palminteri's the best thing in the movie. He now has the look of a slightly beefier Steve Buscemi. But where Buscemi is all nerves on...
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Los Angeles Times

By Gary Goldstein
It all makes for a family therapist's dream scenario, but an otherwise choppy and predictable memory piece.
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The New York Times

By Stephen Holden
Mighty Fine chugs along heartily until it abruptly stops on the edge of cliff, leaving you feeling shortchanged. It is a couple of crucial...
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Time Out New York

By Keith Uhlich
Despite a committed performance from Palminteri (ripping through scenes like an aged bulldog), Debbie Goodstein's loosely autobiographical...
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New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Boasting perhaps the most bored-sounding voice-over ever, this unexceptional drama imagines itself - much as its young heroine does - to be...
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Village Voice

By Nick Schager
The mood is generally melodramatic and ends as mushy, aided by the soft-focus cinematography that drenches it all in melancholic nostalgia.
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Arizona Republic

By Bill Goodykoontz
Subtle, it's not.
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Slant Magazine

By Andrew Schenker
Debbie Goodstein-Rosenfeld's film seems oddly anemic when it deals with anyone but Chazz Palminteri's Joe.
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Mighty Fine

By quillsmith
Mighty Fine is driven by Chazz Palminteri’s powerful performance as Joe Fine, the loving but troubled father who can’t control his inner demons. Chazz fills the screen with a combination of vitality...

The Fine Mirror

By tenwaymom
In the movie Mighty Fine, Joe Fine instructs the movers from Exodus Moving Company to be very careful with his disco ball when his family is relocating from Brooklyn, NY, to New Orleans, LA. I guess...

Mighty Fine

By debbiegoodstein
This is a must see movie! Moving! Thought provoking! A cautionary tale in theses trying times. Chazz Palminteri's performance is genius. You'll be thinking about it for days......

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Rated R | For Language and brief nudity