Small Apartments
Small Apartments (2013)

Franklin Franklin plays the alphorn and dreams of Switzerland. His crazy brother sends him fingernail clippings in the mail. One of his neighbors is a forgetful pot-head, the other a gruff busybody who doesn't miss anything. Across the… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: February 5, 2013
DVD Release Date: February 19, 2013
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Critic Score: 33% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Simon Abrams
Chicago Sun-Times

A toxically quirky black comedy starring a morbidly obese albino who dreams of traveling to Switzerland.

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Simon Kinnear
Total Film

Jonas Åkerlund's crass, cartoonish comedy about an oddball trying to dispose of his landlord's corpse.

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David Jenkins
Little White Lies

When Johnny Knoxville is your MVP, it's maybe time to go back to the drawing board.

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Andrew L. Urban
Urban Cinefile

Begins as a totally quirky novelty film with seemingly absurd, overdrawn and outrageous characters ... but ends up as an absolutely captivating, totally quirky novelty film - with heart and many surprises

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David Parkinson
Radio Times

Despite the film's distinctive look and the best efforts of the willing cast, this amusing, morbid and mildly misanthropic mélange always seems to be straining for effect.

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Eric Melin

Åkerlund seems distracted by all the inherent quirkiness of the personalities and uses it as a crutch.

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Louise Keller
Urban Cinefile

The brazen, colourful nature of the characters is the strength of this black comedy from Jonas Åkerlund - and its topline cast. There's an additional, unexpected factor that does not hit us until the very end. It has a heart

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Rich Cline

Relentlessly quirky and strange, this pitch black comedy manages to combine its outrageous silliness with some surprising emotional resonance.

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Brian Orndorf

The material is too thin to truly inspire, showing more skill as a map of madness, populated with greasy, grimy types who inhabit our world, yet refuse to abandon their own.

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I don't usually review movies after I finish watching them unless it's one of two cases. One of those cases is that the movie is so awful that I have… More