Everyday (2013)

Karen (Shirley Henderson) is raising four children while her husband Ian is prison for a crime that is never addressed in the film. She juggles the demands of her life as a bartender, a mother and a wife who must frequently travel by train… More

Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: April 8, 2014
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Critic Score: 71% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: It suffers from pacing problems and an uneven screenplay, but Michael Winterbottom's Everyday is also a refreshingly unorthodox and admirably naturalistic take on one family's struggle to stay together.

Stephen Holden
New York Times

Moment by moment, it all adds up. The scenes of the family huddling and hugging, greeting and parting, and reaffirming primal bonds are quietly moving.

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David Fear
Time Out

Even with the actors' laudable work-especially Simm, who finally shakes off the notion that he's a poor man's Simon Pegg-there's not enough going on past the temporal trick to make the humanistic elements pop.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Five years in the life of a couple who must improvise their marriage and family life when he is in prison, learning that difficulties in marriage are opportunities to discover ever deeper reserves of love.

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Joe Neumaier
New York Daily News

The film's day-to-day aches are quiet and lovingly rendered.

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Alan Scherstuhl
Village Voice

Wise and involving ...

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David Noh
Film Journal International

Set in a seaside town, there are quite lovely images of the ocean and fields... When a flock of geese is captured gliding through the sky, the camera seems to positively lust after them, because so little else is happening.

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Mike D'Angelo
AV Club

For better and for worse-mostly for worse-it sticks to the mundane promise of its title.

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Todd McCarthy
Hollywood Reporter

An admirable idea in theory proves to be a real slog to sit through.

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Sam Adams
The Dissolve

Everyday isn't just about time; in a sense, that's all it is.

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Flixster Audience Score: 42% Flixster User Reviews
'Everyday'. Incredibly intimate and real due to its writing, direction and devotion to time. The score is gloriously melancholy and hopeful all at… More
Walter M.
"Everyday" is the story of Karen(Shirley Henderson) and Ian(John Simm, not playing a time traveler for once), parents of four children. While Ian is… More
The Movie Waffler
More than any other British film-maker working today, Winterbottom is pushing the boundaries of narrative technique. His latest examines the lives of a family… More