The Hollars Synopsis
A man returns home to his dysfunctional family after learning that his mother has a brain tumor.
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The Hollars

By ameliajdoll771
Great movie. Realistic of middle class family resistant to checking out clear physical symptoms of somthing wrong and blaming it on weight. Also real feelings of a displaced father and the fear his...

So good

By ashmm1027
It's not often that you walk out of a movie feeling so happy. We totally did coming out of this one. We laughed really hard, we cried really hard. It ran the gamot of emotions and really showed how a...

The Hollars: A heartwarming, funny, beautiful movie with an outstanding cast

By mseeger
So real and so moving. Absolutely loved this movie. An eclectic mix of actors that John Krasinski, as director, weaves into a compelling family dramedy. Laughed, cried, loved it!...

The Hollars. 5 stars

By zcurl
We loved this movie! It made us belly laugh and it made us cry. It was a beautiful family story with never a dull moment. I would receommenf to young and old. The acting was fantastic! We are...

Loved this Dramedy

By stellabergan
I saw The Hollars at the Sundance Film Festival and LOVED It! You will be laughing and crying all at the same time! Great cast, great movie!...

Dysfunctional Family Love

By polyt2ari6112016530
Great movie about a family dealing with inner issues on top of the Matriarch having a brain tumor. All the actors are great but Margo Martindale is on another level. Great directorial debut for John...

Not To Be missed

By jimcox3
We saw this on a lark, never heard of it, and I do believe it is one of the best movies I have seen in years. Each character was well placed and well represented through every inch of this movie....

Thoroughly enjoyable

By merlewin
Took me by suprise..went in with no expectations . Walked out really enjoying this family drama/comedy. Terrific script...

The Hollars

By Lhotchkiss222
I laughed & cried & realize how much depth & range John Krasinski has as both an actor & director...

Outstanding Entertainment

By bneyman764
Margo Martindale triumphs as the heart and soul of a hilariously disfunctional family. The whole cast is superb, and the script crackles with wit and pathos. The Hollars is a real gem that deserves a...

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Rated PG-13 | For Brief language and some thematic material.
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Uneven dysfunction dramedy benefits from strong cast.
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