The Heartbreak Kid

"Very Good"

The Heartbreak Kid Review


Long before Meet the Parents, there was The Heartbreak Kid. Genuinely funny, Kid features Charles Grodin as a hapless and sappy ex-G.I. who decides to dump his new wife -- on his honeymoon in Florida -- after falling for a young blonde played with perfect coyness by Shepherd. Genuinely funny thanks to Grodin's prodigious comic talents, though Eddie Albert nearly steals the show as Shephard's heard-it-all father. Now about that ending (or lack of one)...


The Heartbreak Kid

Facts and Figures

Run time: 116 mins

In Theaters: Friday 5th October 2007

Box Office USA: $36.8M

Distributed by: Paramount Pictures

Production compaines: Conundrum Entertainment, Davis Entertainment, Radar Pictures Inc., DreamWorks SKG, DreamWorks Pictures

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3.5 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 29%
Fresh: 45 Rotten: 111

IMDB: 5.8 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Producer: Edgar J. Scherick

Starring: as Eddie Cantrow, as Lila, as Miranda, as Doc, as Mac, Mae LaBorde as Cute Elderly Couple Diner, as Tito, as Boo, as Beryl, as Martin, Roy Jenkins as Buzz, as Gayla

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