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Closing Escrow (2007)

 -  Comedy  -  28 February 2007 (USA)
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Three quirky families seeking to buy their next home collide when trying to purchase the same property. The bidding war tests the limits of their marriages and the resolve of their agents.

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Three quirky families seeking to buy their next home collide when trying to purchase the same property. The bidding war tests the limits of their marriages and the resolve of their agents.

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A comedy about Real Estate

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Rated PG for thematic elements, language, crude humor and incidental smoking

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$600,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$5,772 (USA) (24 August 2007)

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$5,772 (USA) (24 August 2007)
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If you've ever bought a house in America...
3 October 2007 | by (Ireland) – See all my reviews

This movie was hilarious. It pokes fun at every aspect of the house-buying-with-realtor process. The insane details of the buyers' lives that realtors use to pretend they are their "best friends" added to the "reality" of it.

I can't rate the movie as a 10, because it's not a "Little Miss Sunshine" or "Sideways," but it is in that vein, and it had me laughing out loud many times.

It seems that a lot of people commenting negatively on it here just didn't get it. Perhaps they have not negotiated the house-buying milieu or just a case of different strokes for different folks. All humour does not appeal to all people. I know a few realtors and have been through the maze a few times in the States, so I connected with it.

Hilarious.


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