5.9/10
21,497
128 user 86 critic

Georgia Rule (2007)

R | | Comedy, Drama | 11 May 2007 (USA)
A troubled young woman is sent to live with her grandmother for the summer, while hiding a secret that could potentially tear her family apart.

Director:

Writer:

On Disc

at Amazon

3 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Sam
...
...
Tereza Stanislav ...
Violin Teacher
Fred Applegate ...
Townie #1
...
Townie #2
...
Waitress (as Destiney Moore)
...
Izzy's Niece (as Adreana Betan)
Edit

Storyline

Rachel comes to stay with her Grandmother Georgia for the summer leaving some obvious problems behind at home. Her alcoholic mother doesn't even stay the night before rushing back out to California to be with her husband. Rachel shakes up the town, a beautiful girl in the boring Mormon country. Then she reveals her deepest secret to one of her new friends, and her mother comes rushing back to find out if its true. In the midst of this crisis the three woman become closer than ever and start to understand each other more. Written by alex rose

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Some families buckle under pressure...others bloom. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

11 May 2007 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Anya, lánya, unokája  »

Box Office

Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$6,773,870 (USA) (11 May 2007)

Gross:

$18,882,880 (USA) (24 June 2007)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

| | |

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The boat across the street from Georgia's house was deliberately put there to hide the neighbor's house during filming. See more »

Goofs

When Rachel is sitting on the reception desk in Simon's office for the first time, her white shirt collar alternates between being straight up and then lying down flat under her hair. See more »

Quotes

Georgia: It's a glass... bedpan?
Lilly: Crystal bowl. It's classy.
See more »

Connections

Features Jeopardy! (1984) See more »

Soundtracks

Horse in the Sky
Written by Christopher Barrett Anderson (as Chris) and Thomas Hien (as Thomas), John Debney
Performed by Christopher Barrett Anderson (as Chris) and Thomas Hien (as Thomas)
Courtesy of Defend Music / Boar Records
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A dramatic picture into the different the sides of family life and trust.
31 March 2008 | by (Chicago) – See all my reviews

Lindsay Lohan presented a different character approach where she played an amatory teen raised in California and sent to live with her pious grandmother for the sake of her redemption. This movie not only enhances the struggles between drinking and growing up too fast, but it shows the love in a family. This movie would play mind games with you which would inspire you to love each character. Felicity Huffman, played Lindsay Lohan's distressed mother and slowly throughout the movie it is seen how closely alike they are. Georgia Rule was a new take on movies and if you are in for a new turn of adventure and occasional comedy kicks, Georgia Rule is it.


3 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?