The Cobbler

The Cobbler

The Cobbler

Adam Sandler leads this fantastical drama from filmmaker Thomas McCarthy (The Station Agent) as a New York shoe repairman who has lost his je ne sais quoi, but discovers the magical ability to take the appearance of his customers (by wearing their shoes). Co-stars Dustin Hoffman.

2014Rating: M, ViolenceUSA
ComedyDramaFantasy

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The Cobbler / Reviews

Variety

Variety

A slow-motion zeppelin crash that starts as a dull-edged fable, and then spirals further and further out of control without ever growing more exciting or interesting.

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The Dissolve

The Dissolve

Such a weirdly somber comedy that it would almost be in poor taste to laugh during it, though there's not much danger of that happening.

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Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

A wildly ill-conceived curio.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

An enjoyable but disappointingly ordinary Sandler vehicle

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Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly

What starts off as a potentially charming fantasy never finds its footing.

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