Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents Movie: Home for the Holidays
December 7, 2012
Holly Hunter, Robert Downey, Jr., Anne Bancroft, Dylan McDermott, Steve Guttenberg Paramount; Directed by Jodie Foster Rated PG-13; 104 minutes
Academy Award winner Holly Hunter stars in this heart-warming tale of Claudia, a thirty-something single parent who returns to the place where her traditional family values originally took root—home. It’s Thanksgiving time and the household is bulging with friends and family, one of which has his eyes on Claudia. Robert Downey, Jr. and Anne Bancroft co-star in this funny and touching drama from director Jodie Foster.
"Jodie Foster has whipped up a riotous celebration you can’t miss. A laugh feast stuffed with delicious performances, unexpected romance and a big helping heartwarming emotion."
— Jeanne Wolf, JEANNE WOLF’S HOLLYWOOD
"Moviemaking originality that gives new meaning to the term ‘slice of life’ with poignant humor, pain and pleasure."
— Davud Sgeegabm CBS-TV
"A heaping helping of holiday hilarity."
— Brad Nimmons, NBC-TV
"Absolutely brilliant! A must-see!"
— Ron Brewington, AMERICAN URBAN RADIO NETWORK
"Holly Hunter is glorious in another Oscar-worthy performance."
— Charla Krupp, GLAMOUR