Growing Up and Other Lies

Movie review by S. Jhoanna Robledo, Common Sense Media
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Clever setup, but mature friendship comedy is formulaic.

NR 2015 90 minutes

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age 16+

Like a mediocre day that you've forgotten.

The movie is OK. Don't get me wrong, it has potential, but roughly only 30% of it it is worth anything. It's a great concept but about 20 minutes into the film the subway derails. One question: why would you skip from Hell's Kitchen directly to Gramercy Park? Time Square too cliché? Have an issue with Chelsea? It's a shame, I had so much hope in this film. If you took all the good parts that are scattered throughout, and edited them into a 20 minute film, it would be great. But alas…

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