• Landline (2017)


Release Date: July 21st, 2017

DVD Release Date: October 17th, 2017

R |1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary

Two sisters come of age in '90s New York when they discover their dad's affair. Eventually, they learn he's not the only cheater in the family.

Cast: Jenny Slate, John Turturro, Edie Falco, Abby Quinn, Jay Duplass, Finn Wittrock, Amy Carlson, Ali Ahn

Director: Gillian Robespierre

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Route One Entertainment

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Aisha HarrisSlate

    A uniformly excellent cast and some genuinely moving moments make Landline easy to fall for. show more

  • 60
    Leslie FelperinThe Hollywood Reporter

    The farcical elements in the plot take far too long to gel, and Robespierre and company push too hard at mixing sad, silly and sweet. show more

  • 70
    Matt SingerScreenCrush

    The film is almost as messy as its characters’ love lives, and the early scenes, which take a long time establishing the various subplots, play less like a dramedy than a comedy that could have used more jokes. But the movie gets more earnest and impassioned (not to mention better) as it goes along. show more

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