Overall Rank: 2502
Average Rating: 2.8/4
# of Ratings: 63
Theatrical Release Date: 10/17/2008
Blu-ray/DVD Release Date: 02/03/2009
Genre: Drama, Adventure
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Director: Gina Prince-Bythewood
Actors: Queen Latifah, Jennifer Hudson, Dakota Fanning, Alicia Keys, Sophie Okonedo, Paul Bettany
Plot: Set in the south in 1964, a young 14 year old girl is reminded of her mother at every step. The young girl leaves and heads to a small town where she makes friends with the local people who may have more information about her mother.
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Corby42 - wrote on 04/01/2015
This is a beautiful movie. It had a good storyline. Very powerful actors and script. I am surprised that I didn't hear about it when it was released. For such an emotional movie, it is a definite a must see.
Matthew Brady - wrote on 03/15/2014
Set in the south in 1964, a young 14 year old girl is reminded of her mother at every step. The young girl leaves and heads to a small town where she makes friends with the local people who may have more information about her mother. The movie has good acting and a sold cast but the movie lacks on characters and story.
gzn - wrote on 04/01/2012
In the few and far between world of feminine films, it is a joy to see one that touches both sense and sensibility. I am not sure why The Help caused such a HooHah and why this slipped by so quietly. The storyline was strong, the characters well rounded and the cinematography, acting, pace, and casting spot on. I loved the book and I loved the film - that's rare.
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