The Wendell Baker Story Synopsis
An ex-con works in a retirement hotel and its residents help him win back his girlfriend.
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Movie Reviews

The Wilson Boys Have Done It Again!

By djh4gators
Funny, romantic, quirky, campy, ironic. I loved it....

Slow plodding little movie

By Whistler
I really wanted to like this movie. The Wilson brothers, in the right hands, can be very funny and even moving, but they should have let someone else direct this slow plodding little film. It had a...

This movie couldn't even make it as a 10th rate TV show

By njody
This was one of the dumbest movies I have ever seen and I really like Owen and Luke Wilson. It was so pointless and silly and made no sense. And what was Kris Kristofferson doing in it? He was in...

barely mediocre

By mpatino34
i would wait for dvd....

Utter Disappointment

By brendanchristopher
Luke Wilson's writing and acting lacked any sense of heart. Luke's performance never felt honest. It's hard to imagine this is the same Luke as "The Bomber" in Royal Tennenbaums or "Anthony" in...

The Wendell Baker Story

By indecisive33
I thought it was very funny. I love the Wilson brothers....

Nothing at stake

By 570 Westminster
While mildly amusing, the story falls apart once we realize not much is at stake and the story aims for some cliche hollywood ending....

Austinite review

By ChristianMom
Being an Austinite, it was kind of fun to see scenes on screen that I look at daily. However, overall I give the movie a C- rating. The story was disjointed and kind of goofy. There was alot more...

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Rated PG-13 | For some crude and sexual humor and language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Wilson bros' uneven comedy has dark undertones.
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