Roommates (1995)

This gentle comedy drama chronicles the 30 year relationship between a grandfather and the orphan grandson he raised. Cantankerous Rocky Holeczek took 5-year old Michael in after his parents were killed. Years pass and 25-year-old Michael… More

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: March 3, 1995
DVD Release Date: May 6, 2003
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Critic Score: 29% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

A pretty forgotten little movie that has some poignant moments.

Rob Thomas
Capital Times (Madison, WI)

Falk is good, but this is ultimately an exercise in shameless manipulation.

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Wonderful film that salutes the vitsal connections between grandparents and grandchildren.

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Flixster Audience Score: 56% Flixster User Reviews
Cynthia S.
Nice. Sweet. Moving. Peter Falk was great as the old geezer (though the makeup sometimes was questionable).
Dean McKenna
Very good warmhearted and often humourous tearjerker about the relationship of cantankerous Polish-American baker and his grandson throughout 30 years.