At Middleton
At Middleton (2014)

Adam Rodgers' romantic comedy At Middleton tells the story of George (Andy Garcia) and Edith (Vera Farmiga), two people who seem to have nothing in common aside from the fact that each has a university-bound child. However, when they… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: April 1, 2014
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58%
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45%



Critic Score: 58% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Alonso Duralde
TheWrap

Gives a hell of a first impression, but the deeper we delve into the screenplay, the more obvious it becomes that there's not much going on under the surface.

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Stephen Whitty
Newark Star-Ledger

Both Garcia and Farmiga dive head-on into raging rapids of doubt, pain and recrimination.

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Thelma Adams
Yahoo! Movies

The college visit is a day trip fraught with tension and expectations played out by parents and children across America. In Adam Rodgers' comedy "At Middleton," unexpected love blossoms between the parental units in a single day on a verdant campus.

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Bilge Ebiri
New York Magazine/Vulture

At Middleton is a modest movie with modest aims, but at times it feels like a small miracle.

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Sara Stewart
New York Post

None of this is particularly innovative, although Garcia and the elder Farmiga develop a nice spark and a gentle humor in their characters' stolen day together.

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Brent Simon
Paste Magazine

This unusual film alternately charms and frustrates, in nearly equal measure.

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Mary Houlihan
Chicago Sun-Times

Some truths about George and Edith's underlying emotional state come out in an unconventional and interesting way, but it's not enough to make us care about the attraction that is drawing them closer.

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Neil Genzlinger
New York Times

A bittersweet portrait of two people, who, in the process of helping their children choose a college, confront the emptiness of their respective marriages.

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Scott Tobias
The Dissolve

Farmiga and Garcia have a chemistry that's unassuming and sneaky, and the pleasure they get from each other's company ultimately proves infectious[.]

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Flixster Audience Score: 45% Flixster User Reviews
Mark Abell
I am definitely a softie when it comes to films like this. I loved it! Vera Farmiga just radiates on screen. I loved the interplay between Edith and George and… More
Sol C
Andy Garcia and Vera Farmiga's performances at the only reason to watch this film. The film could have been better. Andy and Vera have a great on screen… More