Angels Sing
Angels Sing (2013)

Harry Connick, Jr. stars as Michael Walker, who, as a child, wished every day was Christmas. That is, until a tragic accident crushed his holiday spirit. Thirty years later, Michael still can't muster any joy for Christmas, despite… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: November 1, 2013
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Critic Score: 23% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Annlee Ellingson
Los Angeles Times

Unfortunately, the juxtaposition of such country-music icons with the story's cringe-worthy treacle has one siding with Michael's bah-humbug attitude.

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Ann Hornaday
Washington Post

Despite the story's tenuous rigging and too-obvious sentimentalism, the actors give it grounding and warm appeal -- and really, who couldn't fall for the rictus-grinned Lovett playing the wacky Christmas-crazy neighbor?

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John Beifuss
Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN)

Demonstrating that heavy marijuana use really does impair judgment, Willie Nelson appears in the film.

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Neil Genzlinger
New York Times

"Angels Sing" is a music video disguised as a holiday movie, populated by musicians disguised as actors.

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Bill Goodykoontz
Arizona Republic

"Angels Sing" is a shameless holiday movie, one that will stop at nothing - even killing off characters - to try to wring one last bit of emotion out of the audience.

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Alonso Duralde
Linoleum Knife

There are enough tunes and sweet moments to make Angels Sing the kind of Christmas movie I can see coming back to in Decembers to come.

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Chris Packham
Village Voice

There's a lot of onscreen music-making, some of it amazing, the rest Santa-related.

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Grace Montgomery
Common Sense Media

Sappy, star-studded holiday flick is clean family fun.

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Amy Smith
Austin Chronicle

This sugarcoated Christmas tale is reminiscent of an old Roy Rogers movie, a musical Western with a moral message.

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Flixster Audience Score: 47% Flixster User Reviews
Red Lats
Really hokey movie. I gave 1/2 star for the movie and one for the music.
Panta Oz
I don't know what was I thinking choosing this Christmas family drama, because this adaptation of Turk Pipkin's 1999 novel When Angels Sing, was a… More