In a World...
In a World... (2013)

Lake Bell ("Children's Hospital") stars in In a World..., a hilarious romantic comedy about a struggling vocal coach who strikes it big in the cutthroat world of movie-trailer voiceovers, only to find herself in direct… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: January 21, 2014
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Rotten Tomatoes™
Critic Score
92%
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71%



Critic Score: 92% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: A funny, well-written screwball satire for film buffs, In a World... proves an auspicious beginning for writer, director, and star Lake Bell.

Richard Roeper
Chicago Sun-Times

Can't wait to see what Lake Bell the filmmaker does next.

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Peter Travers
Rolling Stone

It's an exhilarating comic rush called In a World... and in it Lake Bell spins inspired lunacy around the subject of, among other things like family dysfunction, sexual healing and female empowerment, voiceovers.

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Wesley Lovell
Cinema Sight

A fascinating look into the realm of voice over performance.

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Andrea Gronvall
Chicago Reader

There's a difference between paying your dues and self-abasement, but you wouldn't know it from this overstuffed and joyless film.

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Claudia Puig
USA Today

A clever, likable comedy that sends up sexism, satirizes Hollywood, examines family ties and features a surprisingly tender romance at its core

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Jim Schembri
3AW

Very funny semi-satirical look at the bitchy, male-dominated world of movie trailer voice over people.

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Anna Smith
Time Out

Like her character, Bell has made herself a contender in a male-dominated industry. And a damn funny one at that.

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Lisa Kennedy
Denver Post

An indie comedy as surprisingly tender and wise as it is deftly wise-cracking.

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Philippa Hawker
Sydney Morning Herald

Writer-director Lake Bell is also the star of this quick-witted beguiling comedy of female identity, family ties and an unseen but fiercely competitive aspect of the film business.

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Flixster Audience Score: 71% Flixster User Reviews
Anthony Lawrie
I wasn't really sold on Lake Bell but I am now after watching In A World..., her motion picture debut. It's apt that she writes a film about voice… More
Phil Hubbs
A quirky comedy based around the high flying world of the voice actor, well the trailer looked quirky. A small budget film whose main star wrote, co-produced… More
Manu Gino
Speak up and let your voice be heard. Good Comedic Film! This modest comedy takes place in the mini-world of people who do voice overs. Apparently this world… More
Jason Robinson
Didn't blow me away, but it was cute, light, funny, entertaining, etc. I'd watch it again.
Spencer S.
I believe that the main disconnect between viewers and critics of this film, was that critics realized that Lake Bell writing, directing, and starring in a film… More
Sam Barnett
There's a laid-back style to Lake Bell's humor that makes her film undeniably refreshing, though also frustratingly unfocused at times.