Checking Out (2005 film)

Checking Out

The movie poster for Checking Out.
Directed by Jeff Hare
Produced by Jon Karas
Mark Stuart Lane
Written by Richard Marcus
Allen Swift
Starring Peter Falk
Laura San Giacomo
Judge Reinhold
David Paymer
Music by Nicholas Pike
Distributed by Allumination Filmworks
Release date(s) April 10, 2005
Language English

Checking Out is a 2005 feature film directed by Jeff Hare and written by Richard Marcus and Allen Swift.



The film received generally average reviews upon its release. Based on 7 professional reviews, Checking Out gained a "rotten" seal on review aggregate Rotten Tomatoes, with an approval rating of 43%. 40% of the site's 5 notable, selected critics gave the film positive reviews.[1] Likewise, Metacritic assigns the film a normalized score of 44%.[2]


In 2005, Jeff Hare received the award for Best Director and Laura San Giacomo received Best Actress at the Palm Beach International Film Festival. At the Phoenix Film Festival the film won the Copper Wing Award for Best Picture, and at WorldFest Houston it won the Platinum Award.[3]


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  3. ^ 'Checking Out' at the Internet Movie Database

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