Workaholic lawyer Max Peterson escapes the ax at downsizing, at least for now, but sees his workload tripled. Since his divorce, his daughter in alternative custody feels neglected and ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

Reviews

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

A Taste of Romance (TV Movie 2012)
Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Widower Gill Callahan retired from the fire department after a tragedy. Helped out by some mates, he starts a diner, offering simple food to their taste. The matching music is too much for ... See full summary »

Director: Lee Rose
Stars: Teri Polo, James Patrick Stuart, Alexander Bedria
Reading Writing & Romance (TV Movie 2013)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Struggling actor Wayne still needs financial help from his worried parents as major parts are hard to find. Father finally convinces him to make some use of his teaching degree and accept ... See full summary »

Director: Ernie Barbarash
Stars: Eric Mabius, Virginia Williams, Stefanie Powers
Sweet Surrender (TV Movie 2014)
Drama | Family | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Tom Campbell joined the US army after breaking up with Chelsea, who meanwhile became mayor of his coastal California home town. Tom returns to the town to run his grandmother's B&B "Cupid's... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Connor
Stars: Adam Mayfield, Arielle Kebbel, Haylie Duff
Love Begins (TV Movie 2011)
Family | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Clark Davis adventurous dreams of seeing the world are put into jeopardy after he and a friend start a fight which damages a local cafe. Through a plea deal with the Sheriff and café owner ... See full summary »

Director: David S. Cass Sr.
Stars: Wes Brown, Julie Mond, Abigail Mavity
Portrait of Love (TV Movie 2015)
Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Returning to her hometown, a renowned photographer encounters the man who broke her heart.

Director: Kristoffer Tabori
Stars: Corbin Bernsen, Sam Boxleitner, Caitlin Carmichael
When Duty Calls (TV Movie 2015)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

When newlyweds, Ellie and Martin, both volunteer at their local police department they find themselves tangled in a criminal case.

Director: Bradford May
Stars: Daniella Monet, Kelly Blatz, Leslie David Baker
A Valentine's Date (TV Movie 2011)
Comedy | Family | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A working mother (Elisa Donovan of CLUELESS) is forced to return to a life she left behind in Texas when her daughter's father (Brad Rowe of TV's GENERAL HOSPITAL) files for joint custody.

Director: Michael Feifer
Stars: Elisa Donovan, Brad Rowe, Tom Skerritt
Strawberry Summer (TV Movie 2012)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

High school music teacher Beth Landon puts herself on the line when she invites world-famous country singer Jason Keith to perform at her rural town's Strawberry Festival. A one-hit wonder ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Connor
Stars: Julie Mond, Trevor Donovan, Shelley Long
Puppy Love (TV Movie 2012)
Comedy | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

When single mom Megan Nolan moves to a new town, she feels guilty for uprooting her ten-year-old daughter Caitlin. Seeing that the little girl's only friend is a neighbor's dog, Megan ... See full summary »

Director: Harvey Frost
Stars: Candace Cameron Bure, Victor Webster, Katie L. Hawkins
Cancel Christmas (TV Movie 2010)
Comedy | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Santa Claus discovers children have become too greedy and must prove otherwise before his favorite holiday is canceled. Santa's mission is to teach two incorrigible children the importance of charity.

Director: John Bradshaw
Stars: Judd Nelson, Justin Landry, Natalie Brown
Diagnosis Delicious (TV Movie 2016)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Chef Dave Oberlin's (Ryan Rottman) career is in shambles when his altercation with a famous food critic goes viral. After being blacklisted by the elite restaurants, Dave is forced to take ... See full summary »

Director: Ron Oliver
Stars: Maya Stojan, Ryan Rottman, Tanya Chisholm
Perfect on Paper (TV Movie 2014)
Comedy | Family | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A young woman moves to Los Angeles with the task of helping a famous author edit her upcoming romance novel. While dealing with the diva's many demands, she meets two men and realizes the ... See full summary »

Director: Ron Oliver
Stars: Lindsay Hartley, Morgan Fairchild, Haley Strode
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Jett Patrick ...
...
...
...
Blu
...
...
Edit

Storyline

Workaholic lawyer Max Peterson escapes the ax at downsizing, at least for now, but sees his workload tripled. Since his divorce, his daughter in alternative custody feels neglected and blames his frequent absence. Youth friend Pete convinces him to help revive their high-school band. Karen's best shot to win class hunk Ryan's favor is helping him organize the prom, but keeps being out-staged. Then the band is disabled, and Max's the only alternative, but the date clashes with a crucial client's major court case. Written by KGF Vissers

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Family

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

18 June 2011 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Csavard fel a szőnyeget  »

Box Office

Budget:

$250,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

A movie to see once and that's it.
19 October 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is a typical divorced overworked father who is going through a midlife crisis. He is very demanding of his daughter though he pays little attention to her. When he goes to his 30 year high school reunion, he meets up with his old garage band buddies and they decide to restart that part of their lives. The music and him returning to playing the guitar starts to bring him and his daughter closer since she never knew this side of him.

The best scene in the movie is when the daughter tells her dad she is tired of hearing "I'm sorry". Cassi Thomson did an amazing job in that scene. The other plus was Helen Slater as her supportive, understanding mother.

There were several parts that should have been changed in the writing like 3 guys going through midlife crisis. One was an over exaggerated bachelor and the other was a father who obviously couldn't control his 3 boys. Add a 4th person, a female, and it seemed all of them just wanted to go back to high school vice being grown ups.

What really was bad was the singing by the Cassi. We constantly heard all the band members complimenting her on her voice but either her father or the instrumentals overpowered anything she was doing. Even her one little solo part at the end could not be heard.

This is a nice little movie to see once. It had some good writing but the overacting by the adults lessened any true value to this movie.


3 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Soundtrack ilcoronado
Discuss Rock the House (2011) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page