Come Early Morning (2006)

R  |   |  Drama, Romance  |  31 August 2007 (Brazil)
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A 30-something southern woman searches for love, despite the burdens she carries with her.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Lucille Fowler
Jason T. Davis ...
Motel Man
Richard Lee Crow ...
Motel Clerk
Sue (as Christy Ward)
Lowell Fowler
Uncle Tim
Pat Corley ...
Wally Welch ...
Cal, Cal Percell
Michelle (as Nancy Ellen Mills)


The sins of the fathers. In a town near Little Rock, Lucy Fowler works hard for a construction firm; on weekends she drinks, goes home with someone, and come early morning, wakes and leaves as fast as she can. She cares a lot about her father, newly back in town, a painfully shy man who has nothing to say to her. She does go to a Holy Roller church with him about the same time that she starts, fitfully, a relationship with Cal Percell, new in town and a good guy. She kisses him sober, but still has demons to confront. What's the source of her careless ways; can she turn coal into a diamond? Written by <>

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Before you fall in love, you need to love yourself.


Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language and some sexual situations | See all certifications »


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Release Date:

31 August 2007 (Brazil)  »

Also Known As:

A Cada Manhã  »

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Box Office


$6,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$50,160 (USA) (10 November 2006)


$117,560 (USA) (1 December 2006)

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1.85 : 1
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Joey Lauren Adams had only five weeks to prep the film. See more »


When Lucy comes in the house she is wearing sandals. She begins to take off her sweater. As she enters the next room, finishing removing her sweater, she is now wearing boots. See more »


Doll: You got no say over your heart, Lucy. And if you think you do, you'd best not let yours roam too far.
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References The Andy Griffith Show (1960) See more »


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Ashley Judd at best as always
29 November 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Its one of the best movies Ashley Judd has done. She's very natural and likable in this movie. The movie of in itself is superb. A must see. Congratulations to Ashley Judd. The movie is at its best in that it represents everyday life. There's nothing better than seeing a close true based story. I believe the more natural and heart warming a film is the more people will enjoy seeing it and having it at home. Just like songs. People like to hear true tales that touch people within themselves onto which something they can relate to. In my opinion, the more down to earth a movie and a lead actor gets, the more people want to come to movie theaters. Simple answer.

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