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Release Date: December 14th, 1990

DVD Release Date: February 6th, 2001

PG-13|1 hr 50 min

Plot Summary
Fifteen-year-old Charlotte Flax (Winona Ryder) is tired of her wacky mom (Cher) moving their family to a different town any time she feels it is necessary. When they move to a small Massachusetts town and Mrs. Flax begins dating a shopkeeper (Bob Hoskins), Charlotte and her 9-year-old sister, Kate (Christina Ricci), hope that they can finally settle down. But when Charlotte's attraction to an older man gets in the way, the family must learn to accept each other for who they truly are.

Cast: Cher , Winona Ryder, Bob Hoskins, Michael Schoeffling, Christina Ricci, Caroline McWilliams, Jan Miner, Dossy Peabody

Director: Richard Benjamin

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Orion Pictures

Keywords: Moving, Touching, 1960s, Daughter, Amusing, Transformation, Love, Small town, Growing up, Sister


Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture