Friends With Kids
Friends With Kids (2012)

Friends with Kids is a daring and poignant ensemble comedy about a close-knit circle of friends at that moment in life when children arrive and everything changes. The last two singles in the group observe the effect that kids have had on… More

Rated: R
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: March 9, 2012
DVD Release Date: July 17, 2012
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Critic Score: 66% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Sharp, shrewd, and funny, Friends with Kids features excellent performances that help smooth over some of the story's more conventional elements.

Cath Clarke
Time Out

It's safe to assume its sharp comments on what kids can do to marriage - and friendships - come from years of observation.

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Peter Rainer
Christian Science Monitor

It's the kind of cutesy idea that doesn't ring remotely true.

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Dorothy Woodend
The Tyee (British Columbia)

There is so much wrong with the film Friends with Kids that it's actually hard to choose just one thing.

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Dana Stevens

Pleasant but overfamiliar.

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Richard Roeper

This is a sharp, funny, touching and utterly winning slice of New York.

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Sean Burns
The Improper Bostonian

Westfeldt has shackled herself to such a lame gimmick that there's scarcely room to breathe.

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Lisa Kennedy
Denver Post

Sitcom-amusing, in that middle-of-the-road way.

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Rafer Guzman

[A] crass, shallow cash-in.

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John Hanlon
Big Hollywood

Surprisingly funny and wickedly smart, this romantic dramedy soars.

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Flixster Audience Score: 49% Flixster User Reviews
Carlos Magalhães
It is frustrating to see this intriguing idea and a smart first half lead to a predictable and moralizing message about love and the "importance of… More
Jim Hunter
Two close friends decide to have a child but maintain their search for "The One." Jennifer Westfeldt is fast becoming one of my favorite new… More
Alice Shen
How easy is it to fall in love with Adam Scott? Too easy. His perfectly tousled man-coif. His boyish but faintly rat-looking nose-mouth combo. His… More
Nicki Marie
Surprisingly, didn't mind this one. Good cast lift what is a pretty dull topic. A few laughs and a few cringes and a happy ending.
Letitia Lew
Man, I love movies like this. This one is not as polished as Kissing Jessica Stein, and suffers from the same weak ending, but I could still totally watch this… More
Mark Hobin
Friends with Kids is not without its charms. Star Jennifer Westfeldt also wrote and directed. She was responsible for co-writing and co-starring in the hit… More