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The Greening of Whitney Brown

Overview


Genre :

Comedy, Adventure

Release Date :

November 11, 2011 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

PG

Director :

Peter Skillman Odiorne

Starring :

Sammi Hanratty, Brooke Shields, Aidan Quinn, Kris Kristofferson, Keith David, Slade Pearce, Anna Colwell, Natalia Dyer, Wilbur Fitzgerald, Nicky Buggs

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Not quite bad, but it's not recommended either.    Readers  Be the 1st!

“..until it flies off the rails in a third act so devoid of logic it could have been concocted on the moon..”
by Gary Goldstein [Los Angeles Times]
1.5 of 4

“..there’s a fair amount of greening, but that doesn’t make Whitney any less grating..”
by Sara Stewart [New York Post]
“..the film, both in scope and tone, has a downsized vibe that would have made it a much better fit on an ABC Family than in a movie theater..”
by Michael Rechtshaffen [Hollywood Reporter]
“..its shiny confidence in the entertainment value of blaring soundtrack cues..”
by Nick Pinkerton [Village Voice]
1.5 of 4

“..it's all extraordinarily predictable, made no more palatable by flat characters and a dull cast..”
by Stephen Whitty [Newark Star-Ledger]
“..has few pretensions to depth, ambiguity or realism, relying on its name cast..”
by Ronnie Scheib [Variety]
“..Gail Gilchriest's airheaded script grafts "Cinderella" to "My Super Sweet 16" with a grating lack of originality..”
by Jeannette Catsoulis [New York Times]
2.5 of 4

“..by turns pleasant and preposterous..”
by Carrie Rickey [Philadelphia Inquirer]

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