Two Weeks
Two Weeks (2006)

Director Steve Stockman takes the helm for this semi-autobiographical comedy drama about an estranged family that comes together for one last goodbye, and finds their assumedly brief farewell inexorably dragged out for two excruciating… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: October 20, 2006
DVD Release Date: September 18, 2007
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Critic Score: 19% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Wesley Morris
Boston Globe

Field looks appropriately wiped out. Although given how brittle, awkward, and completely uninteresting her younger co stars are, she could just be exasperated -- she's doing all the lifting.

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Melissa Anderson
Time Out

The well-intentioned screenplay is all over the map, with many scenes too truncated to go anywhere dramatically or emotionally. Is a cancer movie that leaves you dry-eyed an oxymoron?

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Urban Cinefile

Sally Field gives a brave and convincing portrayal of a woman facing death. It's a heartbreaking performance and Field attacks the mental and physical pain facing Anita with veracity.

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John Maynard
Washington Post

You will have to like Sally Field, you will have to really like Sally Field, to sit through Two Weeks.

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Tom Keogh
Seattle Times

There is much to like in this poignant movie about those who leave this life and those left behind, but Two Weeks never quite pulls everything off.

Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

offers a little too much dysfunction and not enough humor for my tastes

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Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly

The movie's warm advocacy of hospice, with all the dignity such end-of-life care provides, does real, influential good.

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Ruthe Stein
San Francisco Chronicle

Attempts at black humor, although not unrealistic during such a trying time, fall flat. Far worse than not laughing at the jokes, you're unlikely to be moved to tears at sad moments.

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Ted Murphy
Murphy's Movie Reviews

TWO WEEKS offers some positive views on hospice care and tackles head-on a theme that few American features do, but it lacks the gravitas of something like the European drama THE DEATH OF MR. LAZARESCU.

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Flixster Audience Score: 66% Flixster User Reviews
Sally Field, Julianne Nicolson, Ben Chaplin, Clea DuVall, Glenn Howerton Four siblings rush home to say a last goodbye to their very sick mother. When she… More
Leo L
A brilliant and touching movie! Sally Field is simply great. Ben Chaplin and Tom Cavanagh are fantastic as well. The story plot centralizes around a family of… More
Dean McKenna
Sally Field is formidable as the dying mother, and this bittersweet dramatic comedy movie's warm advocacy of hospice, with all the dignity such end-of-life… More
jay nixon
Sally as always is great but the movie is a downer and the rest of the cast is only average.