Thanks for Sharing Synopsis
A group of friends in recovery learns to face life together with heart, humor and humility.
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Time Out New York

What makes things different is the way Blumberg strikes an assured balance between dour downward spirals and “work the program” uplift,...
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Though Blumberg treats the topic with admirable frankness, the film’s insights would’ve had more impact if he wasn’t so quick to hop to the...
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Richard Roeper
It’s a tribute to the script by Stuart Blumberg and Matt Winston, the directorial aplomb of Blumberg and the genuine performances of the...
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And yet: Thanks for Sharing is such a relaxed, good-humored movie that it's tough to complain about its tendency to ... well, overshare.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Ultimately, it's the romance that feels forced and phony, not the group meetings, the confessions, the anguished moments alone.
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Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
See Steve McQueen’s “Shame” (2011) if you want a sense of how destructive this sickness can be to the soul. See Thanks for Sharing if you...
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Thanks for Sharing is all over the place trying to find a tone, but it knows where its heart is.
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St. Louis Post-Dispatch

By Joe Williams
Although the characters are three-dimensional, the simultaneous crises and last-act resolutions are a little too neat for a movie about the...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Chris Nashawaty
This tone-deaf misfire can't decide whether it wants to be a broad comedy doling out raunchy slapstick laughs or a serious drama about our...
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By Peter Debruge
Collectively, Thanks for Sharing boasts more than enough personalities to keep things interesting, but it lacks the casual spontaneity to...
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Thanks for Sharing

By schillacika
Exceptionally well acted film that shows the realities of addiction and recovery. Funny at times but more focused on the connections between the actors as they battle their disease. I found it to be...

long, and just so so

By sanvern
I was hoping this movie would have been more funny. I laughed out loud a couple of times but for the most part it dragged on and on and was boring. I actual left with about 20 minutes left in the...

Thanks For Sharing -- Yes!

By Siri_Moo
This is a great ensemble cast and the chemistry really worked on all levels. Characters one did not necessarily cotton to in the beginning managed to grow and we grew to care for them by the end of...

Thanks for Sharing

By bleuzkleuz
When I was checking out which movie to go see this one caught my eye. I liked the cast plus it was listed as a comedy. I thought it was going to be a funny movie but turned out it wasn't. I don't...

Gwyneth was great

By csnealon
This is a serious movie about addiction, and it just didn't appeal to me....

Well, it had several stars in it, if you like that. Not much else.

By dallas815
I found myself having a hard time paying attention. When I was, it was in hopes that it would have something entertaining, thought provoking, or interesting. Nope. Almost. And I've never been...

Just OK

By BazaSaba
Skipped all over the place for such an important subject matter....

Addiction Recovery Reality

By tianafraze
This movie was wonderfully accurate in regards to the reality of addiction recovery. The actors were splendid, every last one of them. I was laughing and crying and will recommend this to my friends!...

Thanks for Sharing

By regal4fun
loved it! what a great combo with Mark Ruffalo & Gwen Paltrow....


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Rated R | For Some Strong Sexual Content and Language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 16 & under Mature sex-addiction dramedy has some highs but also lows.
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