Sunday Tasmanian - Tassie Living - - Dvds -

While it has all the ingredients for a suc­cess­ful, quirky independent fea­ture – odd­ball char­ac­ters, dys­func­tional fam­ily, tel­lall voice- over, nutty comedic sit­u­a­tions – this try- hard com­edy about war­ring sib­lings, whose lives are an­nounced to the out­side world by the youngest brother who has writ­ten a book about them, is flawed al­most to the point of dis­as­ter. It spends most of its time in the set- up zone and the stel­lar en­sem­ble cast works hard to give the ma­te­rial life but there’s lit­tle pay- off or work­ing com­edy for that mat­ter.

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