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  • An accomplished feature debut with stunning cinematography (by Elliot Davis), a jambalaya story line and yet another heart-stopping performance by Scarlett Johansson. show more

  • The movie's real star is the cinematographer, Elliot Davis -- his images carry more emotional freight than all the performances put together.

  • Captivating drama delivers literary flair and Louisiana music and great roles for a grizzled John Travolta and lovely Scarlett Johansson. show more

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