Mighty Fine

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  • R
  • 2012
  • 1 hr 20 min
  • 5.0  (416)
  • 42

Mighty Fine is a dramedy film that tells the story of Joe Fine, played by Chazz Palminteri, a successful garment business owner in New Orleans during the 1970s. Despite his professional achievements, Joe's family life is a mess. His wife Stella, portrayed by Andie MacDowell, has undergone several nervous breakdowns in the past, and his two daughters, Maddie and Natalie, played by Jodelle Ferland and Rainey Qualley respectively, have trouble fitting in at school.

Joe decides to move his family from Brooklyn to New Orleans, hoping that a change of scenery will help his wife's mental health. The family settles in a fancy mansion, and Joe spoils his daughters with lavish gifts, hoping to make up for the difficult times. However, the girls struggle to adjust to their new life, missing their friends and feeling out of place in their new school.

To make matters worse, Joe's business starts to suffer, mainly due to his inability to adapt to the new fashion trends. The stress of keeping up with his creditors and the burden of being the sole breadwinner of the family put a considerable strain on Joe's already fragile relationship with his family.

As Stella's condition deteriorates, Joe realizes that he needs to make amends with his daughters and confront the possibility that he may have neglected his family, for the sake of his career. As he tries to find a balance between his personal and professional life, Joe must also face his own demons and confront a long-held family secret that threatens to tear apart the already fractious relationship with his eldest daughter.

Mighty Fine stands out as a poignant portrayal of a family facing adversity, struggling to adapt to change, and fighting to stay together. The film is a blend of comedy and drama, featuring excellent performances from the cast, particularly Chazz Palminteri, who delivers a captivating performance as a flawed but loveable patriarch.

The film captures the complexity and diversity of human emotions, depicting everything from the joys of family life to the challenges that arise when we fall short of our expectations. Throughout the movie, audiences are taken on an emotional journey through the highs and lows of the Fine family, empathizing with the characters' struggles and rooting for them to overcome their obstacles.

In conclusion, Mighty Fine is a must-watch for anyone looking for a heartwarming, emotional, and thought-provoking movie that explores the universal themes of family, love, and resilience. The talented cast, captivating storyline, and skillful direction make this movie an unforgettable experience that will leave audiences feeling uplifted and inspired.

Mighty Fine is a 2012 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 20 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.0 and a MetaScore of 42.

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    5.0  (416)
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