I kind of love every movie about grown children going home to their parents — Home for the Holidays, Junebug, The Family Stone.
I kind of love every movie about grown children going home to their parents — Home for the Holidays, Junebug, The Family Stone. There's just so much fodder for humor and emotion.
But in Everybody's Fine
, none of Robert De Niro
's grown children go home to visit him, sending him on a journey to visit each one of his offspring. Sam Rockwell
, Drew Barrymore
, and Kate Beckinsale
star as the trio of "kids" — pretty cute cast, right? You know what's even cuter? De Niro as a caring father and grandpa. Don't get me wrong — I love him in the heavy, dramatic stuff, but when I see him as a family man, I melt like butter. Family matters aren't always all lightness though, and it looks like we can expect some complicated interactions, too. Even if it's a bit sappy, I'm looking forward to this one.
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