6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
Pleasing, if predictable with great 70s nostalgia,
This review is from: Cemetery Junction [DVD]  (DVD)
Yes, it is predictable, yes there are 70s cliches but much of it was spot on. If you were a child of the 70s you cannot help but raise a wry smile or 3 at this. There were some genuinely funny bits and , while Ricky Gervais can sometimes be smug an annoying, he's perfect in this (and now I read the script was tailored for US audiences, I can see why some of it was like it was). I would have liked to see more scenes with him and his family, especially the (somewhat sterotypical) bigoted gran!