Details about About Schmidt (DVD, 2003) BRAND NEW DVD JACK NICHOLSON30 product reviews | See original listing
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|Rating:||R||Leading Role:||Dermot Mulroney, Kathy Bates, Jack Nicholson, Hope Davis|
|Region Code:||DVD: 1||Director:||Alexander Payne|
|Former Rental:||No||Release Date:||03/06/2003|
In Alexander Payne's ABOUT SCHMIDT, Warren Schmidt (Jack Nicholson) is retiring from a long, dedicated tenure at Woodmen of the World Insurance Company. Though he is proud of this achievement, he finds some difficulty adjusting to life without work. To make matters worse, his loving wife Helen (June Squibb) passes away, leaving him all alone. He turns to his daughter, Jeannie (Hope Davis), for support, but she is busy planning her marriage to Randall (Dermot Mulroney), who Warren just can't stand. He decides to sponsor a Tanzanian child, Ndugu, through a program advertised on television, and sends elaborate letters to the 6-year-old boy along with his $22 monthly checks. Meanwhile, he sets off on a soul-searching voyage across the west in his new RV.Nicholson's deadpan voice-over narration, especially in his letters to Ndugu, give ABOUT SCHMIDT a solid balance between comedy and drama. The crux of the film is the daughter's wedding in Denver, where Warren is the guest of Randall's outrageous, new-agey mom (Kathy Bates). Though the funny moments make light of Warren's state in life, the overall feel of the film is a bit sad, and its enigmatic ending will keep viewers guessing what will happen to this uniquely knowable character.
Rolling Stone - Peter Travers (10/19/2002)
Entertainment Weekly - Lisa Schwarzbaum (12/13/2002)
New York Times - Stephen Holden (12/13/2002)
Los Angeles Times - Manohla Dargis (12/13/2002)
Total Film - Matthew Leyland (08/01/2003)
USA Today - Mike Clark (12/13/2002)
Sight and Sound - Xan Brooks (01/01/2003)
Uncut - Kevin Maher (02/01/2003)
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