• Red Betsy (2003)

Red Betsy

Release Date: September 19th, 2003

PG |1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary

The events of World War II change the lives of a close-knit family (Alison Elliott, Lois Smith) in rural Wisconsin.

Cast: Alison Elliott, Leo Burmester, Lois Smith, Chad Lowe, William Wise, Isa Thomas, Brent Crawford, Courtney Jines

Director: Chris Boebel

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Lang Films

Distributors: Lang Films

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Carla MeyerSan Francisco Chronicle

    Negotiating the role of a forward-thinking woman constrained by family demands and era, Elliott elevates a picture that's lovely to look at but lacking in dramatic impact. show more

  • 50
    Chicago Tribune

    In between all the sentimental (i.e. corny) mumbo-jumbo is a potentially fascinating subplot. show more

  • 75
    Roger EbertChicago Sun-Times

    The movie sees World War II and the following years through the eyes of those who went away and those who stayed at home, and it tells one small true story that represents the incalculable effect of the war. show more

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