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Genre :

Drama

Release Date :

October 24, 2003

MPAA Rating :

PG

Director :

Michael Tollin

Starring :

Cuba Gooding Jr., Ed Harris, Alfre Woodard, Debra Winger, Chris Mulkey, S Epatha Merkerson, Riley Smith, Brent Sexton, Sarah Drew, Patrick Breen

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  Be the 1st!

2.5 of 4

“..maudlin, clich?-clogged movie..”
by Rob Blackwelder [SPLICEDwire]
3 of 5

“..its innocence and charm make for warmly enjoyable entertainment..”
by Nev Pierce [BBC Films]
2 of 4

“..insults not only the audience but any filmmaker with a grain of integrity..”
by Calvin Wilson [St. Louis Post-Dispatch]
2 of 5

“..Extremely sugary feelgood movie, rendered watchable only by Ed Harris? performance..”
by Matthew Turner [ViewLondon]
2.5 of 5

“..Even though Tollin's direction is too slick and cosy, the film comes to life in its vividly written and performed characters..”
by Rich Cline [Shadows on the Wall]

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