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In a 1950s-era Missouri town the life of a couple is thrown into chaos when the husband's sister is released from the local asylum and comes to live with the family.

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In a 1950s-era Missouri town the life of a couple is thrown into chaos when the husband's sister is released from the local asylum and comes to live with the family.

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Sometimes a broken woman cannot be fixed.

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Rated R for some violent content and brief sexuality
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Connie Stevens is the first woman to begin directing in her 70's. for this feature she has enlisted actors that started in last six decades. Piper Laurie from the 50's, Scott Wilson from the 60's, Michael Biehn and Tatum O'Neal from the 70's, Tricia Leigh Fisher and Penelope Ann Miller from the 80's, Joel Gretsch and Audrey Wasilewski from the 90's and of course the children from the 2000's. See more »

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In the on-screen Soundtrack credits, the name of Lee Morris, one of the writers of the song "You Belong To Me," is misspelled as Lee Moris. See more »

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Terrible waste of time.
4 August 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

We gave this movie a chance because we felt sorry for Tatum O'Neill trying to make a comeback. But we were let down. Her speaking parts were few and far between and the plot was non-existent. The whole story is she is the crazy sister that just got out of mental hospital. Children in this movie were beyond annoying and pointless to the film. The trailer made it seem like a thriller but it could not have been less.

We regret the $6 dollars we paid to watch this on pay-per-view. This movie reminds me of Oprah Winfrey's Beloved, an unintentional comedy because it is so ridiculous with over the top acting and a stupid story.


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