I'll See You in My Dreams
I'll See You in My Dreams (2015)

In this vibrant, funny, and heartfelt film, a widow and former songstress discovers that life can begin anew at any age. With the support of three loyal girlfriends (June Squibb, Rhea Perlman, and Mary Kay Place), Carol (Blythe Danner)… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: May 15, 2015
DVD Release Date: September 1, 2015
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Critic Score: 93% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: I'll See You in My Dreams would be worth watching even if Blythe Danner's central performance was all it had going for it, but this thoughtful drama satisfies on multiple levels.

Trevor Johnston
Time Out

Avoids the obvious, delivering a bittersweet observational drama which pulls the heartstrings.

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Steven Rea
Philadelphia Inquirer

I'll See You in My Dreams is delicate and nuanced, with writing that rejects, or at least reshapes, the cliches of movies about people facing the glare of their sunset years.

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Tara Thorne
The Coast (Halifax, Nova Scotia)

Co-writer and director Brett Haley, with his second feature, achieves something very warm-hearted and appealing despite low stakes, thanks to a special performance from his lead.

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John Hartl
Seattle Times

[Danner is] clearly having a ball with this character.

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Nathalie Atkinson
Globe and Mail

The film cleverly uses the conventions more typical of romantic comedies several decades its junior ...

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Stefan Pape
HeyUGuys

Touching, and warm and earnest in its conviction .

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Patrick Dunn
Detroit News

A touching, funny and thoughtful film that trades in honesty rather than artifice.

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Liz Braun
Toronto Sun

Danner is probably the main reason to see the movie, and her screen presence is impressive; she's an actor who manages to bring gravitas to any role, and that includes her work in goofy things like Ben Stiller's Meet the Parents series.

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Allan Hunter
Daily Express (UK)

Blythe Danner has been acting for half a century but she has rarely had a part as good as Carol in I'll See You In My Dreams.

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Flixster Audience Score: 68% Flixster User Reviews
Kevin M. Williams
A patchwork quilt of wish fulfillment and dream for all the single ladies out there, the senior single ladies. Blythe Danner is our ever elegant surrogate in… More
John C
Blythe Danner gives a real nice performance as the widow in search of some human touch but it is Martin Starr that really shines in this very enjoyable movie.… More
KJ Proulx
Beautiful from start to finish, "I'll See You in My Dreams" follows Carol, a middle-aged woman who recently lost her dog, and is still getting… More
Byron Brubaker
I absolutely loved I'll See You in My Dreams, which opened the Cleveland International Film Fest in 2015!! It succeeds because of the funny, sweet and… More