Bedtime Stories Movie Information

Movie Information

Overall Rank: 6818

Average Rating: 2.5/4

# of Ratings: 106

Theatrical Release Date: 12/25/2008

Blu-ray/DVD Release Date: 04/07/2009

Language: English

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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Rating of
2/4

Logan D. McCoy - wrote on 07/17/2019

It's more family-friendly than "Click," but just about as unfunny.

Rating of
3/4

Matthew Brady - wrote on 04/01/2014

I liked it.

Rating of
2/4

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.

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BryanFury
BryanFury
Producer

Rating of
1.5/4

Bedtime Nightmare

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 kid’s 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
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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!

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filmfan09 - wrote on 2009-01-12 07:43

I loved Punk Drunk Love, to me it one of his better movies.

movieMagic
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movieMagic - wrote on 2009-01-11 20:09

Punch Drunk Love blows but so do most of his movies.

Alex
Alex
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Alex - wrote on 2009-01-11 18:56

Yeah can see that.  But those are all old.  My personal favorite post Billy Madison is Punch Drunk Love. It was very odd but I really enjoyed it while most did not.Punch Drunk Love

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