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'Danny Collins': EW review

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Hopper Stone

Danny Collins

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
106 minutes
release date:
03/20/15
Limited Release Date:
03/20/15
Wide Release Date:
03/05/15
performer:
Christopher Plummer, Annette Bening
director:
Dan Fogelman
genre:
Comedy, Drama

We gave it a B-

Al Pacino is all leather-faced and bellied out as a rock star searching for meaning in his “bulls— life.” Writer Dan Fogelman (Crazy, Stupid, Love.) directs the comedy with a gloss that renders the story nonbelievable, but a cast of old pros (Christopher Plummer, Annette Bening, Bobby Cannavale, Jennifer Garner) and a touching final scene elevate the material just enough to redeem it. B–