• Another Happy Day (2011)

Another Happy Day

Release Date: November 18th, 2011

DVD Release Date: January 24th, 2012

R |1 hr 55 min

Plot Summary

A woman (Ellen Barkin) attends her son's wedding at the estate of her ex-husband (Thomas Haden Church).

Cast: Ellen Barkin, Kate Bosworth, Demi Moore, Ellen Burstyn, Ezra Miller, Thomas Haden Church, George Kennedy, Jeffrey DeMunn

Director: Sam Levinson

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Cineric, Mandalay Vision

Keywords: Melodramatic, Engaging, Revenge, 2010s, Love, Lighthearted, Emotional, Moving, Mother, Rivalry, Amusing, Family, Son

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Mick LaSalleSan Francisco Chronicle

    As Barkin's nemesis, Moore is evil, and that's a good thing - she doesn't back off. Kate Bosworth plays Barkin's fragile daughter and is a pleasant surprise: Who knew she was an actress? show more

  • 65

    It's unpleasant, shrill and exhausting - everyone's so busy airing their own grievances no one has time to listen to anyone else's - but it's a genuine actors' film anchored by some good performances. show more

  • 50
    The Hollywood Reporter

    Though some of the movie's performances flirt with caricature (Siobhan Fallon's loud-mouthed aunt, Demi Moore as a brash and overtly sexual second wife), the movie has a center of gravity just strong enough to contain them. show more

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