Tenure (2009)

An English professor at a small private college finds his shot at tenure threatened by the sudden arrival of a pretty Yale PhD. onto the staff in this collegiate comedy form the producers of Rushmore. Charlie Thurber (Luke Wilson) isn't… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: February 5, 2009
DVD Release Date: April 13, 2010
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Adam Lippe

A tonally unfocused dead zone of a movie. It's as if director Mike Million only settled on the title of Tenure because he was afraid that "A bunch of scenes that don't go anywhere: The Movie!" wouldn't fit on a marquee.

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Jeffrey Meyers
Familiar, ultimately forgettable, and only sporadically funny, Tenure is still entirely watchable because of the great charm and personality Luke Wilson brings… More
Philip Price
For a film that never made it to theaters it was much better than I expected. I am definitely a fan of Luke and wish he was in more films that made it to the… More
Sol C
The film was ok but could have been much better. The film reminded me of movies like Rushmore, Charlie Bartlett, and World's Greatest Dad. However, those… More
Doctor Strangeblog
As sterile a feel-good movie as you're likely to see. It's like Keith Richards trying to get high by eating Tic Tacs.
Deb S
The story of a smart, but insecure guy Charlie Thurber (Luke Wilson) seeking to renew his tenure in a small time College in the United States. He feels… More
t h o m !
A potentially good film that fails to capitalize on possibilities for it's characters and plot. The film boasts a great cast that just amounts to a more or… More

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