Reuniting the RubinsOctober 21, 2011
One man's mission to follow his dream is comically halted in its tracks at the request of his dear, but difficult, aged Jewish mother who is hell-bent on seeing her warring dysfunctional grown up grandchildren together one last time before she dies.
Release Year: 2010
Rating: 5.2/10 (124 voted)
Stars: Rhona Mitra, Timothy Spall, James Callis
An up-tight lawyer, Lenny Rubins, (
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Care Home Doctor
Young Gran Rubin
One BIG happy family…. crisis!!!!!
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Release Date: 21 October 2011
Filming Locations: Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Very Funny If You've Ever Experienced Sibling Rivalry!
A very funny film from Yoav Factor – though roughly enjoyable all round
family entertainment, that anyone with siblings and ageing parents can
identify with. Honour Blackman's portrayal of an elderly Jewish mother
is excellent. A genuinely heart warming film with lots of funny moments
and a touching storyline. Whilst Timothy Spall, puts in an excellent
performance, Rhona is excellent as the daughter and I felt that the
role of the Rabbi was a hysterically funny. I particularly liked the
fact Yoav did not work with a predominantly Jewish Cast for this film.
Overall this was a great first attempt by an aspiring new director and
well worth a viewing if you understand the dynamics and you are from a