Wilder Days
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The third TV movie produced for the TNT network's "Johnson & Johnson Spotlight Presentations," Wilder Days stars Peter Falk as septuagenarian James "Pop-Up" Morse, who, though warm and indulgent toward his 11-year-old grandson Chris (Josh Hutcherson), has always been a bit aloof and distant when it comes to his own son (and Chris' father) John (Timothy Daly). As a result, John has become a bitter, uptight, super-pragmatic adult, rigidly rejecting the colorful tall tales that Pop-Up enjoys spinning for Chris. Not wishing to have Chris' imagination stunted by… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"precisely the sort of mild and harmlessly familiar TV schmaltz that goes down easy - and leaves nary a trace."
‑ Scott Weinberg, eFilmCritic.com
"...the bottom line is that the film never quite takes off - though there's no denying that both Falk and Daly are very effective."
‑ David Nusair, Reel Film Reviews
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