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Video Review: 'Where the Heart Is'

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Where the Heart Is

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
runtime:
120 minutes
performer:
Dabney Coleman, Ashley Judd, Natalie Portman, Uma Thurman, Stockard Channing, Joan Cusack, Sally Field
director:
John Boorman, Matt Williams
distributor:
Wind Dancer Productions
author:
68083
genre:
Comedy, Romance, Drama

We gave it a C-

Do folks from places like Oklahoma ever get fed up with being portrayed as trailer-dwelling, white-trash kooks with names like Sister Husband and Praline? The cliché-fest Where the Heart Is, about a girl who gives birth in a Wal-Mart, manages to squander its fine cast (Sally Field! Stockard Channing!) in another tired Hollywood meditation on ”quirkiness.” C-

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