Rocket Gibraltar
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Rocket Gibraltar
On the occasion of wealthy patriarch Burt Lancaster's 77th birthday, his Long Island home is invaded by well-meaning family members. Lancaster is bored by the well-meaning interference of his grown children, but he thrives on the company of his grandchildren, especially 5-year-old Macaulay Culkin (in a terrific pre-star performance). To the kids, Lancaster reveals what he really wants as a birthday present: an old-fashioned Viking funeral! From this point on, the ending of Rocket Gibraltar is a "done deal", but getting there is all the fun. A superb, hand-picked cast--including… More
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"Passes for a sunny family value film that yearns for a simpler time when large extended families gathered together and made nice to each other."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Unusual, worthwhile and emotionally affecting film."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
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