May 11, 2007
Rated R for sexual content and some language
Three generations of top actresses unite in a film from director Garry Marshall ("Beaches," "Pretty Woman," "Runaway Bride") about the power of redemption, freedom in forgiveness and unbreakable bonds of motherhood--"Georgia Rule."
Rebellious teenager Rachel (Lohan) screams, swears, drinks and is--in a word--uncontrollable. With her latest car crash, Rachel has broken the final rule in mom Lily's (Golden Globe winner Huffman) San Francisco home. With nowhere else to take the impulsive and rambunctious girl, Lily hauls...
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Poor Cary Elwes. Remember the days of The Princess Bride
and Robin Hood: Men in Tights
. Fast-forward to today with a dismal performance in Saw
and now a very confusing choice in the new Garry Marshall film Georgia Rule
. Starring party-girl Lindsey Lohan, Jane Fonda and Felicity Huffman, this film is a strange mix of comedy and drama. While some movies are able to successfully pull this mix off, Georgia Rule
just seems very confused with what it is trying to say. Perhaps this is because the drama elements in the story are way beyond the boundaries of what anyone would expect from a dramedy.
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