The Bubble

The Bubble

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The cast and crew of blockbuster action franchise Cliff Beasts attempt to shoot the sixth film while quarantining at a posh hotel in this Judd Apatow comedy. However, as production rolls along, everyone slowly melts down.

2022Rating: R127 minsUSAApatow Productions
Comedy

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The Bubble | Reviews

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Slant Magazine

Slant Magazine

The Bubble boasts a strong cast of comic players... but no one ever develops their character beyond a superficial depiction of selfishness and insecurity.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

There just aren’t enough funny lines to carry this film through its punishing 126-minute running time.

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

Where The Bubble really shines is in its humorous reflection of that all-too-rare thing nowadays—a collective experience.

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IndieWire

IndieWire

The Bubble crystallises the unique pain of watching a woefully dated satire about the same crisis you’re still trying to outlast.

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

The usually empathetic director offers up a Netflix comedy as soulless as the industry impulses it’s spoofing...

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Independent

Independent

A fleetingly amusing but largely bad movie...

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Boston Globe

Boston Globe

Stringing together a set of skits and calling it a movie isn’t the worst thing in the world... but at least some of the skits have to be funny.

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Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune

There’s plenty of comedy fodder in Hollywood any day of the week. Apatow just isn’t the guy to exploit it.

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The Times

The Times

It almost immediately runs out of steam and flaps about lethargically... one of Apatow’s worst.

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Little White Lies

Little White Lies

An overabundance of celebrity cameos and some incoherence aside, The Bubble succeeds because it is just so damn fun.

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Variety

Variety

There’s at least one breakout in every Apatow movie, and... Instagram impressionist (Trevaldwyn) all but steals The Bubble...

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

A talented ensemble of performers means you’re never too far away from your next laugh.

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The Bubble | Release Details

The Bubble is available to stream in New Zealand now on Netflix.