It Is Fine. Everything Is Fine!
It Is Fine. Everything Is Fine! (2007)

Director Crispin Glover teams with screenwriter Steven C. Stewart for this surreal semi-autobiographical feature detailing cerebral palsy sufferer Stewart's remarkable life and many love affairs. A semi-sequel to Glover's shocking… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: November 21, 2007
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82%
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74%


Critic Score: 82% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Michael Phillips
Chicago Tribune

It's one of the most queasy-making and confrontational films of the year, in which a deliberately artless presentation...takes the sting out of some extremely unruly content.

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V.A. Musetto
New York Post

The movie is daring, original and aimed at sophisticated moviegoers.

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Ken Fox
TV Guide's Movie Guide

Entirely set-bound and featuring dramatic lighting, deep shadows and such archaic effects as rear projection, the film has the look and feel of an old Hollywood movie -- but there's never been a film quite like this one.

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Ben Kenigsberg
Time Out New York

It Is Fine! Everything Is Fine. feels genuinely sui generis; Glover has said it's the best film of his career. Whatever, McFly. But he's not far off.

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John Anderson
Variety

The statement Stewart makes in his script-- that handicapped people can not only be as sensitive as everyone else, but just as horrible -- is made eloquent, if bizarre, via Glover and Brothers' otherworldy vision.

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Eric Kohn
New York Press

IT IS FINE! allows an outsider's plight to define the mood and give significance to the art. Yet it's hard to take that endeavor seriously when the movie operates under the guise of exploitation.

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Laura Kern
New York Times

Crispin Hellion Glover's planned trilogy of blatant weirdness continues with a second installment, It Is Fine! Everything Is Fine.

Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

Any response to this film is aggressively subjective...Did I enjoy the film? I did not.

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Chris Gore
Film Threat

To say the film is weird would be cliché, it's way beyond that the film drew laughs and gasps from the audience. The odd thing about it all -- it works.

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Flixster Audience Score: 74% Flixster User Reviews
Curtis Lilly
Better when you hear the explanation of what the heck you just saw, but points off for creepy graphic sex scenes between many girls and a cerebral palsy man.… More