• Danny Collins (2015)

Danny Collins

Release Date: March 20th, 2015

DVD Release Date: June 30th, 2015

R |1 hr 46 min

Plot Summary

An aging rocker (Al Pacino) decides to change the course of his life after receiving a long-undelivered letter from the late John Lennon.

Cast: Al Pacino, Annette Bening, Jennifer Garner, Bobby Cannavale, Christopher Plummer, Josh Peck, Melissa Benoist, Giselle Eisenberg

Director: Dan Fogelman

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Big Indie Pictures

Keywords: Transformation , Moving , Madcap , Amusing , Growing up , Temptation , 2010s

Ratings & Reviews

  • 40
    Todd McCarthyThe Hollywood Reporter

    The spectacle of a dissolute hedonist suddenly acquiring a heart and a conscience late in life is shamelessly, and shamefully, contrived in its emotional trajectory. show more

  • 63
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Comedy, pathos, and some schmaltzy couplets about the changing seasons follow forthwith. show more

  • 70
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    This is Mr. Fogelman’s directorial debut, and an auspicious one; it feels as if he’s long been accustomed to working with actors — with exceptional actors like those he has brought together here. show more

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Awards

Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy