Overall Rank: 6634
Average Rating: 2.5/4
# of Ratings: 105
Theatrical Release Date: 12/25/2008
Blu-ray/DVD Release Date: 04/07/2009
Genre: Comedy, Family
MPAA Rating: PG
Director: Adam Shankman
Actors: Adam Sandler, Keri Russell, Guy Pearce, Courteney Cox, Russell Brand, Richard Griffiths
Plot: A handyman helps out his sister by babysitting her son and daughter. He finds out that when he tells bedtimes stories, anything the two say magically comes true. -- Chris Kavan
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mitchellyoung - wrote on 07/11/2011
Some inventive visuals, but the plot is mediocre and the humor juvenile and often stale. All the performances feel pretty phoned in and uninspired.
Snoogans - wrote on 02/25/2010
Decent fluff for kids. I laughed a few times.
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BryanFury - wrote on 01/10/2009
I now declare Adam Sandler's happy gilmore days are officially over. This one's probably the nail to his movie making coffin. I mean let us face it he's getting old and as he ages his jokes are becoming more annoying than ever. A good example is his latest Bedtime Stories, you see I'm a fan of his work and now I'm not anymore (remember Zohan). The only reason I went to see this is to witness a heartwarming Disney tale and (wait for it) that didn't happen. The jokes didn't work (Russell Brand mind-numbing humor), the characters are lame (specially Sandler's role which happens to be same every movie he's in) and the Bedtime stories are downright uninteresting. I know this is supposed to be a kidís movie but I just did not see myself laughing and enjoying this film even if I was to become …
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Manda - wrote on 2009-03-09 16:59
I liked this movie, kinda. I thought it was funny but there of course were completely stupid parts. I honestly thought that weird gerbil hamster thing was the greatest, Bugsie. He was great. Kerri Russell did a good job, I think she's slowly coming back into Hollywood and this was a pretty good transition movie.
Taz - wrote on 2009-01-13 17:32
i really liked him in†Reign over me even thought it was not the best movie it was still good and incredibly depressing!
filmfan09 - wrote on 2009-01-12 07:43
I loved Punk Drunk Love, to me it one of his better movies.
movieMagic - wrote on 2009-01-11 20:09
Punch Drunk Love blows but so do most of his movies.