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P.S. I Love You

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Hilary Swank, P.S. I Love You
Phil Caruso

P.S. I Love You

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
126 minutes
Wide Release Date:
12/21/07
performer:
Gerard Butler, Hilary Swank, Lisa Kudrow
director:
Richard LaGravenese
distributor:
Warner Bros.
author:
9651, 78605
genre:
Comedy, Drama

We gave it a C-

Taking Cecelia Ahern’s letters-from-the-grave chick-lit dramedy P.S. I Love You out of Ireland and transplanting it to New York City for the film sounds like a good idea. (It’s not.) It also seems smart to give Boys Don’t Cry and Million Dollar Baby star Hilary Swank a chance to show some comic chops. (She doesn’t really have them.) EXTRAS include a few mercifully deleted scenes, a chat with Ahern, who says she wrote the book on a lark at age 21, and a video for ”Same Mistake,” a surprisingly good James Blunt ballad. P.S. You’ll love the soundtrack. If only that were included. C-

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