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The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) (2017)The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) (2017)

The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) (2017)

Comedy, Drama

best
THE VERY BEST

8.0

movie

United States of America

English

Funny, Grown-up Comedy

2017

Noah Baumbach

Adam David Thompson, Adam Driver, Adam Sandler

112 min

Synopsis

An estranged family gathers together in New York for an event celebrating the artistic work of their father.

Our Take

8.0
Bilal Zouheir

Don’t worry.

Adam Sandler doesn’t suck here.

This is a beautiful family comedy directed by Noah Baumbach (Frances Ha, The Squid and the Whale). 

Sandler plays a recently divorced man (as he tends to do) called Danny (as he’s usually called). Danny moves in with his father, played by Dustin Hoffman, who himself is dealing with feelings of failure.

Both of them are joined by other members of the family, including Danny’s half-brother, played by Ben Stiller. Their family dynamics are portrayed in a beautiful and sometimes moving way. Director Baumbach proves he’s so good, he can make even Adam Sandler sound and look genuine.

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yungeun123

I really loved this movie. Great character development, amazing acting and an overall very engaging plot line.

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