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Little Miss Sunshine
Little Miss Sunshine
Actors: Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Greg Kinnear, Abigail Breslin, Paul Dano
Directors: Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris
Genres: Indie & Art House, Comedy
R     2006     1hr 41min

Take a hilarious ride with the Hoovers, one of the most endearingly fractured families in comedy history. Father Richard (Greg Kinnear) is desperately trying to sell his motivational success program...with no success. Mea...  more »
     
     

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Actors: Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Greg Kinnear, Abigail Breslin, Paul Dano
Directors: Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris
Creators: Marc Turtletaub, Albert Berger, Bart Lipton, David T. Friendly, Jeb Brody, Michael Arndt
Genres: Indie & Art House, Comedy
Sub-Genres: Indie & Art House, Comedy
Studio: 20th Century Fox
Format: DVD - Color,Widescreen - Dubbed,Subtitled
DVD Release Date: 12/19/2006
Original Release Date: 07/29/2006
Theatrical Release Date: 08/18/2006
Release Year: 2006
Run Time: 1hr 41min
Screens: Color,Widescreen
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 40
Members Wishing: 0
MPAA Rating: R (Restricted)
Subtitles: English, Spanish, French

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Member Movie Reviews

Michel D. (michelann) from WALNUT GROVE, MO
Reviewed on 10/13/2017...
Many have called this family “dysfunctional” but it can be argued that these are the “normal” folks just a bit under stress. There is the matriarch of the tribe in grandpa (Alan Arkin) who is so delightfully crude and vulgar, a reject from a retirement home and does not give a whit what the others think. The teenage boy is nearly catatonic…. What teenage boy isn’t at some point in his young life? Then Steve Carrell is the brother with suicidal tendencies after his lover rejects him. About the only sane one is the young girl, Olive, well played by Abigail Breslin, who has big dreams of superstardom and for whom this trek is put into play. Heading to California to enter the Little Miss Sunshine Contest they are crammed together in an old VW bus with problems of it’s own. Hilarious results just kinda happen and who’s family wouldn’t probably react the same way?
1 of 1 member(s) found this review helpful.
Jennifer D. (jennicat) from ST AUGUSTINE, FL
Reviewed on 12/30/2014...
I did not like this movie. I thought it was boring, this dysfunctional family was not funny to me. After reading so many good reviews, I must have missed it.
Julie A. from AUSTIN, TX
Reviewed on 2/23/2014...
Loved this movie! Feel good movie about family loyalty!
1 of 1 member(s) found this review helpful.
Kristian L. (Katomine) from PRESCOTT, AZ
Reviewed on 9/12/2013...
This movie is just wow... you think your family is dysfunctional? Then you will probably enjoy this film. It is hilarious and just wrong on so many levels.
4 of 4 member(s) found this review helpful.

Movie Reviews

Interesting but Lame Ending
Jiang Xueqin | Toronto, Canada | 07/19/2010
(3 out of 5 stars)

""Little Miss Sunshine" is about a perfectly dysfunctional family who for whatever reason decide to drive from New Mexico to California so that the young daughter Olive may participate in a competition where seven-year old girls must prove themselves perfect. The father is trying to make it as a motivational speaker, and each time he speaks he sounds like an infomercial. The grandfather is an aggressive cocaine addict who decides he cannot end his life until he offends everyone on the planet. The son takes a vow of silence, and his silence, along with all those push-ups and chin-ups, makes him violent and angry all the time. The uncle is the nation's foremost Proust scholar, and decides to emulate the great writer by screwing up his life and almost taking it. Even the family van has temper tantrums and erratic behavior.

"Little Miss Sunshine" is supposed to be funny and quirky, but it's really disturbing and annoying. We are captive in the family van as this irksome family goes on the road, and it's like we're being held hostage to their eccentricities. "Little Miss Sunshine" is just too much "The Office" meets "Family Ties.""