The Kids Are All Right
The Kids Are All Right (2010)

Two teenaged children get the notion to seek out their biological father and introduce him into the family life that their two mothers have built for them. Once the donor is found, the household will never be the same, as family ties are… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: July 9, 2010
DVD Release Date: November 16, 2010
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Critic Score: 93% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Worthwhile as both a well-acted ensemble piece and as a smart, warm statement on family values, The Kids Are All Right is remarkable.

Rene Rodriguez
Miami Herald

Its emotional pull remains consistent to the end.

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Tom Long
Detroit News

Definitions of family, love and friendship all get put to the test with wit and warmth in The Kids Are All Right, one of the year's most honest and endearing films.

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Candice Frederick
Reel Talk Online

Together the performances mark the perfect recipe in a beautifully written story is both funny in the most surprising parts and touching when it needs to be.

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Eric D. Snider

Sophisticated and funny, but once you get past the unusual premise and the fact that the main couple is realistically portrayed, there's nothing surprising about it.

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Carrie Rickey
Philadelphia Inquirer

Here are five gifted actors at the top of their games as five characters in search of what makes a family.

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Dorothy Woodend
The Tyee (British Columbia)

A certain smugness creeps into the corners of The Kids Are All Right. Morality doesn't have to mean Puritanism, but there is something of that here.

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Joe Williams
St. Louis Post-Dispatch

It's a terrific film.

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Peter Rainer
Christian Science Monitor

Cholodenko understands that the family, any family, remains a primal source for drama that is both mirthful and maddening.

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Anna Bean
Bust Magazine

A great story for our time.

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Flixster Audience Score: 73% Flixster User Reviews
Film Crazy
A pretty forgettable movie.
Drake Tsui
TKAAR is sort of the most perfect dramedy I've seen on the subject of marriage and family values. The cast of "modern characters" are all… More
Carlos Magalhães
I don't know why this film is labeled a comedy since it has nothing to laugh about. In fact, it is a pathetic little drama that wants to make you feel… More
Rubia Carolina
What to say about The Kids Are All Right? Some good moments, but couldn't see any sophistication or humour. It's a high concept movie wich only… More
Matthew Samuel Mirliani
Annette Bening gives a stunning performance, but it's also a mix of situations and a high level of authenticity and tension that allow for The Kids Are All… More
Louis Rogers
A really outstanding drama. Quirky and funny without ever, ever being irritating, a string of perfect performances, perfectly cast, and notably the young stars… More