"It's a wonderful film. Fresh, funny, perceptive and a better comment on mid-life crisis than I've seen in much more serious and pretentious films."
"Turning 40 has never seemed more catastrophic or more hilarious. It's like Homer Simpson being surprised by Monty Python."
Jack Mathews, Newsday "
A hilarious squib of a film."
Alexendar Walker, London Evening Standard
" Bob's Birthday is sharp and funny about mid-life, social embarrassment, potted plants, dental floss and the difficulty of blowing up balloons for a party without getting a headache"
Adam Mars-Jones, The Independant (U.K.)
"...the real coup is to pack so much wit and wisdom into a 12 minute script"
Tristan Davies, The Daily Telegraph (U.K.)