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R| 1 hr. 52 min.

Plot Summary
The lives of nine women occasionally overlap as they deal with unfaithfulness, loss, romance and parenthood. Cancer patient Camille (Kathy Baker) has a difficult time facing her life-threatening disease, prisoner Sandra (Elpidia Carrillo) desperately looks forward to seeing her child on visiting day, Maggie (Glenn Close) and her daughter have a heart-to-heart conversation in a graveyard and Sonia (Holly Hunter) is enraged when she realizes her boyfriend is seeing another woman.

Cast: Kathy Baker , Amy Brenneman , Elpidia Carrillo , Glenn Close , Stephen Dillane , Dakota Fanning , William Fichtner , Lisa Gay Hamilton

Director: Rodrigo Garcia

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Magnolia Pictures

Nine Lives (2005)

Release Date: October 14th, 2005|1 hr. 52 min.

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  • 75
    Ruthe Stein San Francisco Chronicle

    An emotionally satisfying example of a genre whose sketchiness can be off-putting. show more

  • 88
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    In refusing to pigeonhole its characters, Nine Lives is less like those L.A. road-rage melodramas "Short Cuts" and "Crash" than those all-of-us-are-interconnected dramas "Amores Perros" and "21 Grams." show more

  • 75
    Jack Mathews New York Daily News

    A couple of the stories don't quite accomplish what Rodrigo intends, but most are poignant, disturbing, and superbly acted. show more

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