Fully Realized Humans
Fully Realized Humans (2021)

A month before the birth of their first child, Jackie and Elliot embark on a madcap mission of self-discovery in an attempt to eradicate the inherited dysfunction of their own upbringings.

Directed By:
Rated: R
Running Time:
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: July 30, 2021
DVD Release Date: September 28, 2021
Add Your Rating
Rotten Tomatoes™
Critic Score
User Score

Available Online

Critic Score: 83% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Richard Whittaker
Austin Chronicle

Due to their easy energy and Leonard's subtle, lo-fi direction and tone (shadows of the modern master of comedic discomfort, Onur Tukel), Fully Realized Humans is a lot more complete than it first seems.

Full review…
Kate Erbland

It's not quite fully realized, but it's charming enough to make clear that this duo shouldn't wait another decade to cook up another idea.

Full review…
Daniel Gorman
In Review Online

Leonard and Weixler are trying to do a few things here with their screenplay, only some of which are actually successful. Mostly, it's a comedy that's not particularly funny.

Full review…
Nick Schager

Weixler and Leonard dig into first-time-parent neurosis with just the right balance of clownish comedy and cathartic drama...

Full review…
Alex Saveliev
Film Threat

Fully Realized Humans tackles relatively heavy subjects with a light but deft touch.

Full review…
Roger Moore
Movie Nation

A sometimes hilarious post-mumblecore meditation, rumination and romp about getting prepared (for childbirth) and realizing how unprepared you are...and panicking.

Full review…
John DeFore
Hollywood Reporter

Humans cares sincerely about its protagonists' navel-gazing earnestness, accepting the validity of their quest despite the nuttiness of the results.

Full review…
Sarah Bea Milner
Screen Rant

Fully Realized Humans offers an honest look at an expecting couple's anxieties towards becoming parents, but its approach is simply not compelling.

Full review…
Jessica Baxter
Hammer to Nail

Despite all that darkness, this is a comedy. There are a lot of hilarious scenes in Fully Realized Humans,

Full review…
More reviews for Fully Realized Humans