Domestic Disturbance
Domestic Disturbance (2001)

John Travolta stars in this thriller as divorced husband and father Frank Morrison, a boat builder concerned about his son Danny (Matthew O'Leary), a troubled 11-year-old who has shown a tendency to lie since his parents broke up. When… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: November 2, 2001
DVD Release Date: April 16, 2002
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Critic Score: 24% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Well-made but extremely predictable, Domestic Disturbance is an average thriller that may work better on TV.

Scott Von Doviak
Fort Worth Star-Telegram/

At least it's not Battlefield: Earth II.

Stephanie Zacharek

It's big and dumb, all right -- the sort of thing you'd like to shoot with an elephant gun to put out of its misery.

Brian Costello
Common Sense Media

Dark, suspenseful thriller has mature themes, profanity.

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Michael Atkinson
Village Voice

It's dire, unimaginative silliness.

Desson Thomson
Washington Post

Does a masterful job of building menace until about halfway through.

Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

In a movie that casts as Vince Vaughn as its primary psychotic villain, it becomes plainly obvious that the studios just aren't even trying.

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James Berardinelli

Movies like Domestic Disturbance leave me dispirited. There's nothing likable, exciting, or intriguing about them.

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Rita Kempley
Washington Post

The most surprising thing about the movie is that somebody bothered to make it.

Spence D.
IGN Movies

This film quickly sinks into a lame, ultra-predictable storyline that would never have made it past the made-for-cable-TV editorial commission.

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Flixster Audience Score: 37% Flixster User Reviews
Nicki Marie
Quite dull for a thriller and lacking in storyline. I would be seriously annoyed if I paid money to see this at the cinema instead of watching it on tv. Looks… More
Leigh Ryan
Tim Salmons
Dan Schultz
An "ok" thriller. Its familiar in a lot of ways, but the casting is excellent. Travolta is spot-on as the caring dad, Vaughn is fine as the two-faced… More
Lady D'arbanville
Surprisingly good, a little predictable in places but a pretty good Thriller. I do prefer Vince Vaughns more serious roles and think in this case he made a… More
Jason Spencer
Kind of creepy but not all that original. I liked the performances though. All involved put in really good work.

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