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In the Land of Women (2007)

 -  Comedy | Drama | Romance  -  20 April 2007 (USA)
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L.A. soft-porn writer Carter Webb is frustrated enough after his actress girlfriend dumps him to need a serious break. He decides to spend it with his grandmother, who can't really take ... See full summary »

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L.A. soft-porn writer Carter Webb is frustrated enough after his actress girlfriend dumps him to need a serious break. He decides to spend it with his grandmother, who can't really take care of herself and her Detroit suburb house anyway. Helpful Carter soon overcomes mishaps to bond with her foxy neighbor across the street and her brat daughter. Helping them actually helps him regain perspective and self-confidence. Written by KGF Vissers

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Get ready to fall

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for sexual content, thematic elements and language | See all certifications »

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20 April 2007 (USA)  »

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Entre mujeres  »

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$10,000,000 (estimated)

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$4,712,341 (USA) (20 April 2007)

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$11,043,445 (USA) (22 June 2007)
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Goofs

When Carter and Lucy are talking on the football field, Lucy's car has only the parking lights on. A few shots later, both the parking and normal headlights are turned on. See more »

Quotes

Paige Hardwicke: Carter?
Carter Webb: [turns around] Hmm?
Paige Hardwicke: [sleepily] Will you marry me?
Carter Webb: Yes.
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References The Bucket List (2007) See more »

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A Good Idea at the Time
Written by Damian Kulash (as Damian Kulash, Jr.) and Timothy Nordwind
Performed by OK Go
Courtesy of Capitol Records
Under license from EMI Film & Television Music
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You've Got to be Kidding -- What a Waste of Talent
25 January 2008 | by (Silicon Valley, United States) – See all my reviews

There are so many things wrong with this movie and screenplay, that I don't know where to start. We heard such negative reviews from friends that we just had to see for ourselves. Given the strong stable of actors, it just couldn't be that bad ... or could it? So let me start with the positive.

The Good:

1) Actors - Great talent overall. Special kudos to young Makenzie Vega, who is on her way to a wonderful career. She stole every scene she was in. And Meg Ryan is always a great performer - but what happened to her lips? She looks like she got stung by a bee and had a bad reaction.

The Bad and the Ugly:

1) Editing - So poorly done, that it was hard to follow the flow of the story. It seemed like every ten minutes, the characters were making reference to a dialog or event that was left on the cutting room floor.

2) Storyline - Don't try to rationalize how believable this one is, it's not close to reality. Without giving anything away, the story is so painfully predictable that we were all cheering for at least one surprise or plot twist, but those never came. And the ending was so absurd - straight out of a bad TV movie.

3) Relationships - The characters' interaction with each other is so contrived and superficial, that it was hard to empathize with any one in this film. A good story draws you in to feel the emotions of the actors but none of us watching, from the teenagers to the adults, cared about any of the characters. And most of them were so neurotic and depressed, you just wanted to slap them across the face.

If you watch this for the actors, and pay no attention to the story, then you'll have a good time. And pay particular note to young actress Makenzie Vega, she's one to watch.


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