Takes the raw truth and makes it jubilantly, terrifically entertaining.
Julia Roberts marches through Erin Brockovich like a force of nature. Granted, the movie gives her all of the best lines — to say nothing of its most eye-catching wardrobe. But the actress seizes the film's eponymous role with fire-in-her-eyes possessiveness and injects the character with all the energy and drive she can muster. show more
Roberts and Erin Brockovich have Oscar contender written all over them. show more