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Based on 28 Reviews
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 3 )
  • 38
    Peter Stack San Francisco Chronicle

    Sloshes between comedy and drama, never quite hitting stride as either. show more

  • 38
    Susan Wloszczyna USA Today

    The Wal-Mart of cinematic soap operas. One-stop shopping for your emotional movie needs. show more

  • 22
    Michael Atkinson Mr. Showbiz

    A swamp of clichés, contrivances, and cheap ham-and-cheese hero sentimentality. show more

  • 63
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    So heavy on incident, contrivance, coincidence, improbability, sudden reversals and dizzying flash-forwards (sometimes years at a time) that it seems a wonder the characters don't crash into each other in the confusion. show more

  • 63
    Michael Wilmington Chicago Tribune

    Never really feels right. show more

  • 63
    Miami Herald

    Everything that cynical moviegoers despise and the tender-minded adore. show more

  • 50
    David Sterritt Christian Science Monitor

    Ultimately, it's more an emotional hodgepodge than a compassionate look at real human problems. show more

  • 50
    Jonathan Foreman New York Post

    Hard-core chick shlock, weakened by odd shifts in tone and a slack pace, but elevated by a luminous performance by Natalie Portman. show more

  • 50
    Jay Carr Boston Globe

    Never earns the rollicking life affirmation it's after. show more

  • 25
    Wesley Morris San Francisco Examiner

    A particularly egregious array of Kodak moments. show more

  • October 22, 2010 JustAfza
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    this movie is under rated ! it definitely has an interesting story line and interesting characters and i found there to be no dull moment

  • April 07, 2009 ChuckWash
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    Pinic revisited?

  • January 02, 2009 Susan
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    I loved this movie. I thought the actors did a wonderful job telling a very poignant story. Movie critics baffle me. They seem to hate "feel-good" movies. The reviews I read seemed cruel and mean-spirited about a movie that I believe many people would completely enjoy as I did.

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