Humor Me
Humor Me (2018)

A once-acclaimed New York playwright, Nate (Jemaine Clement), is struggling to finish his new play when his wife (Maria Dizzia) leaves him, taking their son. Desolate, broke and unable to pay the rent, Nate begrudgingly moves in with his… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: January 12, 2018
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Critic Score: 71% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Gary Goldstein
Los Angeles Times

"Humor Me" will humor you - and then some.

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Jason Zinoman
New York Times

The movie never gets too deep, which is half of its charm. The other half involves the low-key comic performances by a stellar cast ...

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Common Sense Media

There's no shortage of movies about male sad-sacks who are stuck in a rut, but this one, though predictable, is mildly funny and warmly likable thanks to fine casting and sympathetic performances.

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Andrew Barker

"Humor Me" manages to earn its audience's indulgence, if never its full affection.

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Maureen Lee Lenker
Entertainment Weekly

Clement channels his wry hangdog humor into a slightly more grounded performance than he often gives. His charm and absurdist tendencies help elevate Nate from a potentially self-centered man-child to a lost soul who is genuinely compelling.

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Danielle Solzman
Consequence of Sound

The execution of the material appears to be just a bit too lacking to serve the purpose of a full-length film.

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Simon Abrams

The kind of lame, unimaginative comedy that constantly takes cheap shots at elderly characters, and then turns on a dime and begs you to see the humanity in them.

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Stephen Farber
Hollywood Reporter

Performances are this movie's strong suit. Gould could use some better material, but he sketches his character deftly and demonstrates his professional savvy.

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Brian Orndorf

Hoffman secures success with the pairing of leads Clement and Gould, who pull off an itchy family dynamic with terrific timing, bringing heart and laughs to "Humor Me."

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