MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 23 this week

Every Day (2010)

R  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Romance  |  24 April 2010 (USA)
5.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.7/10 from 2,639 users   Metascore: 48/100
Reviews: 15 user | 47 critic | 12 from Metacritic.com

A comedy about a New York City couple (Schreiber and Hunt) in romantic and family crises.

Director:

Writer:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

ON DISC

"Hand of God" - What to Watch

IMDb sits down with the cast of the thriller drama "Hand of God," including Ron Perlman, Julian Morris, Garret Dillahunt, and Alona Tal.

Watch our interview

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 37 titles
created 06 Sep 2011
 
a list of 33 titles
created 06 Sep 2011
 
a list of 25 titles
created 08 Feb 2012
 
a list of 24 titles
created 02 Mar 2012
 
a list of 33 titles
created 10 Aug 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Every Day" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Every Day (2010)

Every Day (2010) on IMDb 5.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Every Day.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A wedding at her parents' Annapolis estate hurls high-strung Lynn into the center of touchy family dynamics.

Director: Sam Levinson
Stars: Ellen Barkin, Ezra Miller, Ellen Burstyn
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A young muckraker decides to start his own underground newspaper at his high school.

Director: Bryan Goluboff
Stars: Ezra Miller, Zoë Kravitz, Griffin Newman
A Perfect Man (2013)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A womanizing husband inadvertently falls back in love with his wife over the phone when she pretends to be another woman.

Director: Kees Van Oostrum
Stars: Jeanne Tripplehorn, Liev Schreiber, Joelle Carter
City Island (2009)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The Rizzos, a family who doesn't share their habits, aspirations, and careers with one another, find their delicate web of lies disturbed by the arrival of a young ex-con (Strait) brought ... See full summary »

Director: Raymond De Felitta
Stars: Andy Garcia, Julianna Margulies, Steven Strait
Afterschool (2008)
Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

An Internet-addicted prep-school student captures on video camera the drug overdose of two girls.

Director: Antonio Campos
Stars: Ezra Miller, Jeremy Allen White, Emory Cohen
Busted Walk (2011)
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Director: Steven Tanenbaum
Stars: Kristen Abate, Megan Armitage, Kevin Breznahan
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

39-year-old April Epner's childish husband and school teacher colleague Benjamin/Ben leaves her, but with her biological clock ticking ever more loudly. Her dying bossy adoptive mother is ... See full summary »

Director: Helen Hunt
Stars: Helen Hunt, Colin Firth, Bette Midler
Comedy | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

An uptight NYC lawyer takes her two teenagers to her hippie mother's farmhouse upstate for a family vacation.

Director: Bruce Beresford
Stars: Jane Fonda, Catherine Keener, Elizabeth Olsen
Ride I (2014)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A mother travels cross-country to California to be with her son after he decides to drop out of school and become a surfer.

Director: Helen Hunt
Stars: Helen Hunt, Brenton Thwaites, Luke Wilson
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A mockumentary about the rise and fall of Hollywood's life coach to the stars.

Director: Josh Stolberg
Stars: Ian Bagg, Greg Baker, Bernadette Birkett
Madame Bovary (2014)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Bored in her marriage to a country doctor and stifled by life in a small town, the restless Emma Bovary pursues her dreams of passion and excitement, whatever they may cost.

Director: Sophie Barthes
Stars: Ezra Miller, Mia Wasikowska, Paul Giamatti
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

An indiscretion between two close friends tears down their respective marriages.

Director: John Curran
Stars: Mark Ruffalo, Laura Dern, Peter Krause
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Ned
...
...
...
Skyler Fortgang ...
...
...
...
...
...
Matt Kempner ...
...
Sabrina Hahn ...
...
Ian
...
Edit

Storyline

This day really isn't all that different than every other day, except today Ned's gay son Jonah wants to go to a college party, his wife is bringing home her elderly father to live with them, and his outrageous boss seems to have become even more crazy and demanding than would even seem possible. As his wife tries to take care of her father and reconnect with him, Ned tries to reconnect with Jonah, and then without trying, he seems to have formed a connection with his co-worker. If he can get through days like these, he should be able to get through anything else life throws at him. Written by napierslogs

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

boss | death | recital | co worker | prom | See All (134) »

Taglines:

It's never too late to change. [Scandinavian DVD.] See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language, sexual content and some drug use | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

24 April 2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dan kot vsak drug  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Ned: [to son chatting the on the Internet] You're not talking to people you don't know, are you?
Jonah: Uhh, you mean potential pedophiles?
Ned: Mm-hm.
Jonah: Just ones that live around here.
See more »

Connections

Featured in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.119 (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

Feel U
by Anne Marie Bush
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
"Every Day" is a dramedy about life in the middle of a midlife crisis.
26 April 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

"Every Day" tells the tale of a couple going through a midlife crisis. Ned (Liev Schreiber), is a man on the brink of a mental breakdown. You see life isn't easy for Ned as he is dealing with a boat load of problems. He is bored with his screen writing job, he is dealing with trying to accept that his son Jonah (Ezra Miller) is gay, and on top of all this his marriage is falling apart. His wife Jeannie (Helen Hunt) has her own issues as she is responsible for taking care of her father Ernie (Brian Dennehy) who is dying and trying to save her marriage with her husband Ned who doesn't seem to give her the time of day. Life isn't easy for Ned and Jeannie but what happens in "Every Day" is an interesting look on the subject of marriage and life in general.

I saw "Every Day" at the "World Premiere" screening at the Tribeca Film Festival on Saturday April 24, 2010. I basically went into this film knowing nothing about it other than the fact that it starred Helen Hunt, Carla Gugino, and Liev Schreiber all of which are solid actors. What I got out of the film was an interesting look at life and marriage written by a man named Richard Levine, who is a first time screen writer and director.

One of my favorite things about the film was the whole workplace scenario that Ned was placed in. This subplot to me proved to be realistic. This was one of those films where I felt it did a good job capturing how too much work can destroy your life outside of work. It also shows that life as an adult isn't easy and is a balancing act with everything that gets thrown your way. The subjects of marriage, having children, having a sick parent, cheating, working too much, and a few other subjects all get looked at in the film.

My problem however with the film was that I wasn't sure what was going on in the end of the film. It felt like the movie had a conclusion but it really didn't. I guess the film had one of those "life happens" endings. The subject matter of cheating was never really talked about, which bothered me because it seemed to be one of the key focuses of the film. While the film itself felt real like these characters exist in the real world something about how everything ended did not. I can't really explain it but its just something that blurred the line of fiction and reality. I like that aspect of it and I didn't at the same time.

The characters were all good as well as the development of them. Liev Schreiber did a great job in the lead role. I really felt his struggles as a parent and as a married man to devote his time to the right people. Helen Hunt does a good job as well dealing with her marriage and with her father's obsession with wanting to die. Brian Dennehy performance is solid but that's no surprise because he has been a solid actor for many years now. You really did however feel for what he was going through. Carla Gugino makes a nice supporting role appearance here, playing the sexy "screen writer" with her eye on Ned. Carla's role really isn't as deep as I would have liked it to be but Carla has a knack for playing the sexy coworker role. She was perfectly cast to play the role she played. The kids Ezra Miller and Skyler Fortgang both do a terrific job on screen and I am sure they will have a lot more roles coming their way in the near future.

In the end...I liked the film for what it was. It had some issues here and there but coming from a first time writer and director that was bound to happen. It was a valid effort and the film itself is interesting and realistic for the most part. The acting was good and the roles were well written. As I mentioned above, some things about the film blurred the lines between reality and fiction. The film's ending is its weakness in my humble opinion. Not saying that it was bad but just didn't impress me and left me rather indifferent about what I just watched. All in all, I would recommend it because it was a solid film about life and the famous midlife crisis. Check it out when it hits theaters! MovieManMenzel's final rating for "Every Day" is a 7 out of 10.


44 of 53 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
What's the name of the song in the trailer? aknoche
Yay! Eddie Izzard Formerror
Chris Beetem Keria24
What a pile.... jmorris023
Ryan Murphy Savaged by Richard Levine nyjeep98
Discuss Every Day (2010) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page