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Enchanted April

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Enchanted April

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG
performer:
Josie Lawrence, Joan Plowright, Miranda Richardson
genre:
Drama, Comedy

We gave it a B-

Enchanted April (PG) Rose (Miranda Richardson) and Lotte (Josie Lawrence), two middle-class Londoners, take a vacation from their overbearing husbands by renting a majestic Italian villa. Joining them are Mrs. Fisher (Joan Plowright), a poker-faced dowager, and Lady Caroline (Polly Walker), a beautiful, upper-crust flapper. Before long, the women smile, relax, let their hair down. Enchanted April is perfectly pleasant, but it’s also second-rate-a tasteful spectacle of middlebrow feel-goodism. B-

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