Travels With My Aunt
Travels With My Aunt (1999)

In the lively comedy/adventure Travels with My Aunt, adapted from Graham Green's book, Henry (Alec McCowan), a timid, bookish accountant whose life seems to have died stillborn, discovers how to live with gusto thanks to the rough… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: January 1, 1999
DVD Release Date: May 26, 1993
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Critic Score: 40% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Emanuel Levy
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One of George Cukor's last (and least impressive) pictures, this version of Graham Greene's eccentric comedy is thematically similar to Auntie Mame but suffers from Maggie Smith's overly stylized turn and lack of rapport with Alec McCowen as her nephew.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Dampened by a hammy over-theatrical performance by Maggie Smith, too much useless gab and too many contrived plot turns.

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Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal

Agressive whimsey eventually wears out its welcome.

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John Ballantine
Maggie Smith is a delight but this type of tale seems most appropriate for children to watch on a Disney afternoon while the parents nap.
Sunil Jawahir
Maggie Smith shines as the larger than life Aunt.