As with many feel-good comedy-dramas, Welcome to Happiness has quite a few dark moments, but then, Oliver Thompson shows himself to be the guy to watch for future fantasies of the Wes Anderson type.
It is intended to be odd, to tell a story in an unusual way. There's a magical door in Woody's closet that allows those who go through it to erase mistakes from their past. With Kyle Gallner, Olivia Thirlby, Nick Offerman, Keegan-Michael Key. Welcome to Happiness is a movie intended to preach, not to be an action movie, or a love story (though there is a little bit of that), or to be a comedy. Behind all of the color and kookiness are the usual clichés about the grass always being greener on the other side and appreciating your life as it is. Watch the video for Welcome To Happiness from Stina Nordenstam's This Is Stina Nordenstam for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Directed by Oliver Thompson. Welcome to Happiness offers an interesting take on what it means to be worthy.
When he finds out where it goes, his life will be changed forever. It’s the ideal two-hour road trip to happiness.”
Welcome to Happiness (2015) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Welcome To Happiness Minutehand Pictures Reviewed by: Harvey Karten, Shockya Grade: B Director: Oliver Thompson Written by: Oliver Thompson Cast: Kyle Gallner, Olivia Thirlby, Nick Offerman, Keegan-Michael Key, Brendan Sexton III, Josh Brener, Molly C. Quinn, Paget Brewster, Frances Conroy, Bess Rous, A.J. It’s a feel-good tale that manages to remain mature and, most importantly, honest.
It also tries to illustrate happiness, but falls short. “As a debut, Welcome to Happiness proves to be a pretty remarkable arrival for Oliver Thompson, who quickly stakes his claim as a filmmaker to watch.