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15 out of 17 people found the following review useful:
Significantly better than other reviewers have said, 19 September 2009
Yes, okay, it's not laugh a minute, but that is the point.... It is
based on real life - what would happen if a person genuinely believed
the communist ideal and moved their family to east Germany in the
Reminiscent of Hideous Kinky, this is a genuine look back from the
point of view of a daughter in an unusual and poignant situation. The
movie handles the story with charm and while moments are a little
cheesy, it is well worth viewing, particularly for fans of Catherine
Tate, who does a great job here.
I guess it depends if your glass is half full or half empty!!