Domestic Disturbance
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John Travolta stars in this thriller as divorced husband and father Frank Morrison, a boat builder concerned about his son Danny (Matthew O'Leary), a troubled 11-year-old who has shown a tendency to lie since his parents broke up. When his ex-wife Susan (Teri Polo) announces that she's getting remarried to Rick Barnes (Vince Vaughn), a recent arrival in town and a popular, wealthy philanthropist, Frank struggles with jealousy but feels that Rick might be a stabilizing influence for his son. When Danny begins relating unsettling stories about Rick, Frank at first chalks it up to… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 24%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"At least it's not Battlefield: Earth II."
‑ Scott Von Doviak, Fort Worth Star-Telegram/
"Dark, suspenseful thriller has mature themes, profanity."
‑ Brian Costello, Common Sense Media
"Filme feito para a sessão da tarde, onde bobagens deste tipo são aceitas com mais facilidade."
‑ Pablo Villaca, Cinema em Cena
"This is low-grade Lifetime fodder at best"
‑ Jason Clark, Matinee Magazine
"Hits one predictable plot point after another until its rather sudden conclusion."
‑ Mark Dujsik, Mark Reviews Movies
"It's dire, unimaginative silliness."
‑ Michael Atkinson, Village Voice
"In a movie that casts as Vince Vaughn as its primary psychotic villain, it becomes plainly obvious that the studios just aren't even trying."
‑ Felix Vasquez Jr., Cinema Crazed
"Typical thriller material detracts from a touching father-son bonding story."
‑ Tyler Hanley, Palo Alto Weekly
"The movie seems to have been slapped together by an editor with attention-deficit disorder... introduces a new, risible complication with nearly every scene..."
‑ James Sanford, Kalamazoo Gazette
"A fog of by-the-numbers clichés, unbelievable coincidences, and blatant theft from Hitchcock."
‑ Danny Graydon,
"Movies like Domestic Disturbance leave me dispirited. There's nothing likable, exciting, or intriguing about them."
‑ James Berardinelli, ReelViews
"This film quickly sinks into a lame, ultra-predictable storyline that would never have made it past the made-for-cable-TV editorial commission."
‑ Spence D., IGN Movies
"As much excitement as an episode of Family Ties."
‑ Harry Guerin, RTE Interactive (Dublin, Ireland)
"Director Harold Becker helms what amounts to be a generic psychological drama that is about as complicated as a same-colored Rubix cube."
‑ Frank Ochieng, Movie Eye
"The real 'disturbance' is not in the home, but in the careers of all involved."
‑ Michael Dequina,
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