• Ordinary World (2016)

Ordinary World

Release Date: October 14th, 2016

DVD Release Date: December 6th, 2016

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 26 min

Plot Summary

An aging, former punk rocker (Billie Joe Armstrong), uneasy about turning 40, revisits his past and throws an extravagant party, encountering an old girlfriend and bandmates.

Cast: Billie Joe Armstrong, Selma Blair, Judy Greer, Madisyn Shipman, Dallas Roberts, Chris Messina, Fred Armisen, John Doman

Director: Lee Kirk

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Universal Pictures

Keywords: Hotel, Engaging, Growing up, Fall, Amusing, Cheeky

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    Ordinary World becomes raggedly enjoyable thanks to the unexpected charms of its leading man. show more

  • 75
    Tom KeoghThe Seattle Times

    The film distinguishes itself by what it lacks: simple, unrealistic answers to Perry’s regrets and the hole in his soul. His path to authenticity might not lead back to glory days, but contentment is closer than he thinks. show more

  • 38
    Roger MooreMovie Nation

    Writer-director Lee Kirk’s script manages a few laugh-out-loud lines and moments, and Armstrong has an offhanded charm that plays well in a role tailor-made for him. But Ordinary World is a little too enamored of the phrase “Truth in advertising.” It’s run of the mill, humdrum, “ordinary” in its set up. show more

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