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Call him a city slicker. Call him a tenderfoot. But don't call him a member of the family--yet. Rising L.A. lawyer James White is going home for the holidays with his fiancée, Sadie Ryder, to finally meet her family in rural Pine Gap. After blundering through a bad first impression, James attempts to win over Sadie's lawyer-loathing father Karl by pretending to be a horse-riding, hay-baling, game-hunting, seasoned square dancer. But a pair of worn jeans and a ten-gallon hat don't make a cowboy, and it's going to take more than mere posturing to charm Mr. Ryder...in fact, it just may take a miracle. Written by Echo Bridge Home Entertainment

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Not like his character Jeremy London actually lives on a ranch with his wife Juliet and their young son, Wyatt. They don't have help and do all the ranch needs themselves. See more »

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When Karl gives spurs to James at the end, he says they were his great-grandfather's spurs. But the spurs look new out of the box. Even if the leather had been replaced, spurs that old would have been used a lot and would have been well-worn. See more »

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Awful
14 April 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I adore romance but this one was so trite it's actually hokey. Also boring, predictable, and done-to-death. This piece offers nothing new to the genre. (Or the viewer). It is common and cliché. The only good thing about this waste of time and money was the scenery. The best advice is to turn it on, leave and go to the bookstore and buy a good romance novel, have dinner, and come home just in time to watch the predictable ending. You won't have missed anything worthwhile and you'll actually have something entertaining to read instead of wasting time on this lightweight drivel.

I always find it suspicious when a film gets "glowing" reviews but a mediocre viewer rating. Makes me question whether some of the "reviews" are actually being written by people involved with the production who are padding these glowing reviews...


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