There are two sides to every family
Jake Gyllenhaal, Natalie Portman, Tobey Maguire, Cilfton Collins Jr., Bailee Madison, Sam Shepard, Mare Winningham, Taylor Geare
|Screenplay||David Benioff, from the Danish screenplay by Susanne Bier, Anders Thomas Jensen|
|Sound formats||Dolby Digital|
|Produced by||Michael De Luca Productions, Palomar Pictures, Relativity Media|
What the Critics say
|Cape Argus / The Star|
Theresa Smith Sibling rivalry shatters lives
Betsy Sharkey Setting the table for underdone fare
Pete Hammond With Brothers Sheridan has done the very fine Danish original proud and made an Oscar-worthy must-see movie for our times.
|Chicago Sunday Times|
C. Fuchs As it stands, it's good, but the ironic thing is that the best moments in Brothers have to do with the young sisters in it.
Tomatometer It plays more like a traditional melodrama than the Susanne Bier film that inspired it, but Jim Sheridan's Brothers benefits from rock-solid performances by its three leads.
What the People say
5483 Netizens A triumph of acting over story
Average .. 63%