November 15, 2008
I loved this movie. It touched me.
I watched this movie the other night and absolutely loved it. Meg Ryan was perfect as the mother across the way who befriends Carter and teaches him there is more to life than the emptyness that he had brought with him from LA. Olympia Dukakis was delightful as the grandmother. But the real dream of this movie was Adam Brody. He was perfectly cast and he was amazing in this movie. I never
May 22, 2008
I was astounted by the majority of reviews by people who loved this movie. Personally, thought it was slow, often boring, and rather shallow. Felt that the director flirted with some important subjects but did not explore them in depth. Must have missed the "tremendous acting." Did find the main character, Carter, somewhat appealing. Olympia Dukakis' role was the best, poignantly sad.
I liked it, but it was boring until it got half way through.I do recomend it to anyone who likes heartwarming chickflicks.I give it 3 stars out of 5.
This movie sucked it was boring and me and my friends wasted $34.50 on it! I DON'T recommend it!