Isn't It Delicious
Isn't It Delicious (2014)

A fractured family of misfits finds - and tries to fix - themselves - in this hilarious and heartbreaking story of a mother who seeks understanding in her tarnished relationships, while finding personal peace, self-forgiveness and love. (C)… More

Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: December 12, 2014
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Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter

Despite Chalfant's typically stellar work as a flinty, dying matriarch of a highly dysfunctional Irish-Catholic family, Michael Patrick Kelly's clumsily executed, low-budget feature is an unfortunate misfire.

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Serena Donadoni
Village Voice

Too much of Isn't It Delicious is either sketchy or hokey, trading an honest exploration of Joan's destructive self-absorption for a family finding peace through dispassionate compassion.

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David DeWitt
New York Times

"Isn't It Delicious" has so little nuance that it's sad in unintentional ways.

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Simi Horwitz
Film Journal International

Though it's a bit pat, Isn't it Delicious is nevertheless a lyrical, touching comedy-drama about seizing the day.

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Sheri Linden
Los Angeles Times

Kelly's first narrative feature registers low on the cinematic-oomph scale, the production's low budget sometimes all too evident. Its aim is true, though, and Kathleen Chalfant infuses the lead role with an elegant ferocity.

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