• Robot & Frank (2012)

Robot & Frank

Release Date: August 24th, 2012

DVD Release Date: February 12th, 2013

PG-13 |1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary

An aging, cantankerous ex-cat burglar (Frank Langella) finds his zest for life renewed when he trains his robotic caretaker to help him commit heists.

Cast: Frank Langella, Peter Sarsgaard, Susan Sarandon, Liv Tyler, James Marsden, Jeremy Strong, Jeremy Sisto, Liev Schreiber

Director: Jake Schreier

Genres: Science Fiction , Comedy drama

Production Co: Park Pictures, Dog Run Pictures

Keywords: Amusing, Charming, Son, Fascinating, Pursuit, Underdog, 2010s, Creative

Ratings & Reviews

  • 100
    Mick LaSalleSan Francisco Chronicle

    A hard, funny and realistic movie about the future. show more

  • 70
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    Robot & Frank reminds quirk-hardened veterans that an odd premise and big heart don't have to add up to too-precious awards bait. show more

  • 75
    Peter TraversRolling Stone

    It also addresses questions of aging and neglect that Hollywood likes to run from. Langella, who's played everyone from Dracula to Nixon onscreen, is giving a master class in acting. Enroll now. show more

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