Our Idiot Brother

Everybody has one


Our Idiot Brother
A genial but not very bright organic farmer goes to jail for selling dope to a cop. When he gets out, he finds that his girlfriend has a new boyfriend and he is out on the street. After living with his mom for a while, he shacks up one at a time with his three sisters. He does not really fit in with their bizarre lifestyles, but while trying to sort out his own life, he provides insights that helps them sort out their lives too.

90 minutes.
No persons under 13 (Language, Nudity).
Comedy, Drama.

Showtimes

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Credits

Cast
Paul Rudd, Zooey Deschanel, Steve Coogan, Elizabeth Banks, Emily Mortimer, Hugh Dancy, Rashida Jones
Director
Jesse Peretz
ScreenplayEvgenia Peretz, David Schisgall, Jesse Peretz
MusicEric D. Johnson, Nathan Larson
CinematographyYaron Orbach
EditingJacob Craycroft, Andrew Mondshein
Sound formatsDolby Digital, Sony Dynamic Digital Sound, DTS
SoundtrackAvailable
Made in2011
Produced byThe Weinstein Company, Big Beach Films, Likely Story, Yuk Film

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ScreenIt Report (USA)

Sex / Nudity
5
Violence
1
Blood / Gore / Gross
2
Guns / Weapons
1
Profanity
5
Alcohol / Drugs
4
Smoking
0
Disrespectful / Bad Attitude
4
Imitative Behaviour
3
Frightening / Tense Scenes
0
Jump Scenes
0
Tense Family Scenes
4
Music (Scary/Tense)
0
Music (Inappropriate)
0
Topics to talk about
4


Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Cape Times
John DeFore quote iconOh brother, what a waste of talent.
5
Box Office
Pam Grady quote iconNed Rochlin may be an idiot, but he's an idiot we'll be happy to spend time with.
13
ScreenIt
C. Fuchs quote iconLike its protagonist, the film isn't sharp either. Instead, it's dull, bland and forgettable.
8
Metacritic.com
39 critics
12
Rottentomatoes critics
131 critics
13
Rottentomatoes tomatometer
Tomatometer quote iconIt's decidedly uneven, but like Paul Rudd's performance in the title role, Our Idiot Brother is too charming to resist.
14
Movie Review Query Engine
MRQE critics quote icon
12

What the People say

Internet
24041 Netizens quote iconLight on the comedy, but so charming that Our Idiot Brother is likable
13

Average .. 56%

11

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