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A Love Song for Bobby Long

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A Love Song for Bobby Long

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
119 minutes
Limited Release Date:
12/29/04
performer:
Scarlett Johansson, John Travolta, Gabriel Macht, Dane Rhodes, Deborah Kara Unger
director:
Shainee Gabel
distributor:
Lions Gate Films
author:
Shainee Gabel
genre:
Drama, Comedy

We gave it a C-

John Travolta plays an alcoholic former literature professor in this poky dawdle of a Southern-style indie. Scarlett Johansson is a welcome addition to an otherwise unmemorable party.