Hot Air (II) (2016)

  |  Comedy, Drama

Hot Air (2016) Poster

A young man (Matthew Gray Gubler) attends the funeral of his biological father, a man he never knew, only to meet a mysterious, quirky stranger (Jere Burns), who claims to have been best ... See full summary »


Get More From IMDb

For an enhanced browsing experience, get the IMDb app on your smartphone or tablet.

Get the IMDb app


1 win.

Reviews & Commentary

Add a Review

User Reviews

9 June 2017 | LoveNH
| Clever and funny
Well done, "Hot Air"! The film makers have delivered a clever story with incredible heart, peppered with great comedic moments from the well-chosen cast.

At its core is a father-son story, showing us how each one changes under the influence of the other. The film joins Major (Jere Burns), a live-on-the-edge fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants con man, with sincere and grounded Lesley (Matthew Gray Gubler). However, there are no poignant montages of father teaching son to ride a bike or play catch. Instead, as the synopsis describes, "The two set out on a comic adventure, helping one pursue the love of his life while the other leaves a trail of broken hearts and bank accounts in his wake." Hilarity ensues.

The result is a comedy with genuine heart, that integrates a romantic subplot without becoming a rom-com. Enhanced by a unique soundtrack, the music fits well with the story, as well as the setting (Austin, TX). See it once, then see it again. You'll notice things you didn't spot the first time.

Critic Reviews


Plot Summary


Comedy | Drama

The Rise of Will Smith

As Will Smith joins the cast of "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" for a reunion on HBO Max, we take a look at his rise to fame.

Watch the video

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

More To Explore

Search on