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It's A Disaster

(DVD - 2013)
Average Rating: 3 stars out of 5.
It's A Disaster
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A group of close friends meet for their monthly 'couples brunch.' What starts as a typical gathering turns into an impromptu therapy session of airing out domestic grievances. Compounding the awkward situation is a sudden, mysterious attack on the city. Trapped in the house and unsure of their fates, these seemingly normal adults become increasingly unhinged to hilarious, surprising, and revealing results.
Publisher: [New York] : Oscilloscope Laboratories, [2013]
Branch Call Number: DVD MOVIE I
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Alternate Title: It is a disaster

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Aug 03, 2014
  • wiredonjava rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

From the cover the movie looks stupid but the story quickly becomes wacky & entertaining by the character's idiosyncrasies.

Jun 17, 2014
  • nycounsel rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Funny little film, worth watching.

May 24, 2014
  • SusannahElf rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

This is a very funny movie, and has a lot more laughs than the other two films in my "End of the World" trinity, Melancholia and Seeking a Friend for the End of the World.

Mar 24, 2014
  • loonylovesgood rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

Dark but funny. Ending was kind of a letdown, though.

Feb 27, 2014
  • john_doh rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

This movie was brilliant. All the petty little sniping and foolishness of every day life and we see that that just doesn't stop for the end of the world. I loved when Julia stiles locks her friends out and gives her friend crap about showing up late, and how she wouldn't be locked out if she had shown up on time for once.

Feb 04, 2014
  • kevfarley rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Much smarter than the slap-sticky "This Is the End". This film is a brains-over-bucks triumph.

Jan 12, 2014
  • d2013 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

As the world may be about to end eight friends met for their monthly brunch. Darkly hilarious - (winner of the "Audience Award").

Dec 03, 2013
  • JEarl rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Ferrera,Cross,Stiles...what a cast!! The acting is great, the writing is great and what an ending! Was not what I was expecting when I started watching this. It's dark, it's smart and it's funny. Even the 'late arrivers' scene was perfect. What a concept...... Sunday brunch and the end of the world. It is very much worth recommending. 4+ stars!

Nov 18, 2013
  • okrah rated this: 2.5 stars out of 5.

Better than this year's other disaster flick 'This is the End'.

Sep 18, 2013
  • joseph rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

Good - smart comedy.with razor-sharp dialogue.

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Feb 27, 2014
  • john_doh rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Shane: The world is about to end and you are going to do ecstasy?
Hedy: Is there a better time?

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