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R| 1 hr. 36 min.

Plot Summary
Two sisters (Parker Posey, Demi Moore) return home to care for their aging father (Rip Torn).

Cast: Parker Posey , Demi Moore , Rip Torn , Ellen Barkin , Christian Camargo , Billy Magnussen , Sebastian Roche , Roger Rees

Director: Mitchell Lichtenstein

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Roadside Attractions

Happy Tears (2009)

Release Date: February 19th, 2010|1 hr. 36 min.

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  • 25
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    Take the worst things about independent movies - the wallowing in an unpleasantness, the narrative unsteadiness, the next-to-no story. Then combine those with a hefty dose of light comedy. The result: the big, fat tonal mess that is Happy Tears, a charmless film about two sisters who come together to care for their demented father. show more

  • 20
    Joe Neumaier New York Daily News

    A cringe-inducing, self-consciously kooky indie comedy that's best enjoyed for its taste of Rip Torn. show more

  • 30
    Kirk Honeycutt The Hollywood Reporter

    Simply weird. The funny has gone missing. show more

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