• The Cobbler (2015)

The Cobbler

Release Date: March 13th, 2015

DVD Release Date: May 12th, 2015

PG-13 |1 hr 39 min

Plot Summary

A frustrated shoemaker (Adam Sandler) finds a magical sewing machine that allows him to see the world in a new way by stepping into the lives of his customers.

Cast: Adam Sandler, Method Man , Ellen Barkin, Melonie Diaz, Dan Stevens, Steve Buscemi, Dascha Polanco, Dustin Hoffman

Director: Thomas McCarthy

Genres: Fantasy , Comedy drama

Production Co: Next Wednesday Productions, Voltage Pictures

Keywords: Transformation, Amusing, Emotional, Engaging

Ratings & Reviews

  • 24
    Alonso DuraldeTheWrap

    When it seems like the movie can’t get worse, it does, with a finale that’s just cringe-inducing and far too neat and tidy. It’s the kind of climax that undoes all of McCarthy and Sandler’s efforts to make us invest in Max and his story. show more

  • 50
    Philadelphia Inquirer

    A film that continues to grow more perplexing as it walks, not runs, toward an unsatisfying end. show more

  • 50
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    In a movie built on the idea of walking in someone else's shoes, shouldn't learning to see others as more than stereotypes be fairly central to the plot's development? show more

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