Family Tools : Season 1

  • Network: ABC
  • Series Premiere Date: May 1, 2013
Season #: 1, 2
Metascore
42

Mixed or average reviews - based on 16 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 16
  2. Negative: 6 out of 16
  1. Reviewed by: Nuzhat Naoreen
    Apr 26, 2013
    67
    Sure, you'll get some easy laughs, but no originality.
  2. Reviewed by: Robert Bianco
    Apr 30, 2013
    63
    There's nothing wrong with that cast. Simmons and Remini, in particular, play off each other expertly, and provide a nice, tart balance to Bornheimer's sweeter character. But despite their best efforts, the show just floats along, weightless, innocuous and eminently forgettable.
  3. Reviewed by: Tom Gliatto
    Apr 26, 2013
    63
    The show itself is standard construction, a framework of planks that will need more work. [6 May 2013, p.48]
User Score
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User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 1 out of 1
  1. Jul 12, 2013
    0
    I actually felt bad for Leah Remini cuz this show was awful and it wasn't a role she needed to play. I watched the first episode and knew thisI actually felt bad for Leah Remini cuz this show was awful and it wasn't a role she needed to play. I watched the first episode and knew this show had no chance and here is why: Halfway through the episode I had to look at my TV guide and check to see if this was a comedy. That is how bad this show was. It just made no sense to me. Full Review »