Scott Hardie: “It ruled.”
Alexander Payne makes another observant, life-like dramedy with multi-faceted people. This one is distinguished by Phedon Papamichael's lush photography of Hawaii. Other actors have good scenes, but a few lines whispered by George Clooney tops them all.
Matthew Preston: The first movie I've ever seen where Matthew Lillard looks like an adult. − June 24, 2012 more by Matthew
Scott Hardie: I didn't recognize him at first. I thought it was Thomas Haden Church, still bulked up from his Spider-Man 3 workouts. − June 24, 2012 more by Scott