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About the Movie
In this warm, coming-of-age comedy, shy bird-watching enthusiast David (Kodi Smit-McPhee, ParaNorman) is struggling to cope with his father’s impending remarriage when he stumbles across a duck that had been presumed extinct. Assembling a ragtag team of friends, the group of teenagers goes off on a quest for proof with the help of a birding expert (Academy Award winner Sir Ben Kingsley). Also starring Katie Chang (The Bling Ring) and Alex Wolff (The Naked Brothers Band). Presented by Focus World and Screen Media Films.
Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews
- Reviews Counted: 21
- Fresh: 19
- Rotten: 2
- Average Rating: 6.9/10
Top Critics' Reviews
Fresh: David and his friends are well-drawn portraits of innocents at an excruciatingly awkward age.
Fresh: Meyer and lenser Tom Richmond capture an intersection of high-school and natural spheres that highlights New England's serenity and beauty without undue pictorial fussiness.
Fresh: Though it's hardly an odd duck, "A Birder's Guide to Everything" has its own sweet call.
Fresh: Each actor fills his role nicely, and they have enough chemistry to animate the routine pitfalls this road trip has in store for them.
Highly recommend this film
I saw this film last year at the Tribeca Film Festival and loved it, planning to take my kids to see it when it hits screens in Dallas next week. A rare film these days that can be appreciated by adults as well as teenagers, the young actors give great performances and Kingsley has some very funny moments...I expect to see big things out of Smit-McPhee, Chang and Wolff in the future, but you can see them now in one of my favorite movies of the past year.
A Birder's Guide to Everything
A beautiful, funny, and gentle film
I really love this movie
its a life changing movie that you must see