• Stars in Shorts (2012)

Stars in Shorts

Release Date: 2012

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 53 min

Plot Summary

A collection of seven short films includes "The Procession," "Sexting" and "Friend Request Pending."

Cast: Lily Tomlin, Colin Firth, Julia Stiles, Jason Alexander, Kenneth Branagh, Sarah Paulson, Judi Dench, Jesse Tyler Ferguson

Director: Robert Festinger , Rupert Friend , Neil LaBute , Jay Kamen , Benjamin Grayson , Jacob Chase , Chris Foggin

Genres: Comedy drama

Ratings & Reviews

  • 60
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    This assemblage of star-filled shorts makes for a generally rewarding grab bag. show more

  • 63
    Wesley MorrisBoston Globe

    The performances in tandem with the writing take most of these seven movies to interesting places. show more

  • 75
    Walter AddiegoSan Francisco Chronicle

    The best of the longer segments is "Steve," a piece of Pinter light starring Firth as a passive-aggressive neighbor from hell who repeatedly turns up at the door of a bickering couple (Knightley and Tom Mison) to register a series of baseless complaints. show more

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