What We Did on Our Holiday
What We Did on Our Holiday (2014)

Doug and Abi are taking their three children on a trip to Scotland for a big family gathering. They are in the midst of a difficult divorce, and have asked the kids to keep it a secret from their extended family. But as the inevitable feuds… More

Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Comedy
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Critic Score: 79% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Trevor Johnston
Time Out

Amiable observational humour and likeable performances.

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John Noonan
FILMINK (Australia)

What We Did On Our Holiday manages to stay afloat because of its completely beguiling charm. It is an absolute joy of a movie.

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Philip Kemp
Total Film

Connolly's on top form too, and the chemistry between Tennant and Pike convinces.

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Matthew Toomey
ABC Radio Brisbane

Do they want it to be a light comedy or a dark comedy? The simplistic finale, complete with a shallow message, only adds to the confusion.

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Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile

I laughed throughout this sharp, witty and observant film that makes us look closely at ourselves, as we address serious issues

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Mark Kermode
Observer [UK]

There are plenty of close-to-the-bone belly laughs as the estranged McLeods hit the road for Scotland, after which an unexpectedly morbid twist takes us into altogether darker territory ...

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Sandra Hall
Sydney Morning Herald

The supporting cast will delight fans of British television.

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Adam Fresco
Flicks.co.nz

Despite the serious subjects of death, divorce and family dysfunction, this remains a feel-good family movie

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Rich Cline
Contactmusic.com

Although its story easily could have spun right off the rails, this British comedy uses earthy honesty to win the audience over.

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