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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Cameron Diaz
Toni Collette
Shirley MacLaine
Directors
Curtis Hanson
Screenwriters
Suzannah Grant
Running Time
130 minutes

In Her Shoes
The lift given here to the material by the director and his three leading ladies is astonishing.


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In Her Shoes

Plot
Sisters Rose (Collette) and Maggie Feller (Diaz) couldn’t be more different. Rose is a shy city lawyer; Maggie a gorgeous, good-time gal hopping from bed to bed, job to job. When Maggie betrays Rose’s trust, the siblings part company — only to find each other again (and themselves) via a grandmother they thought was dead (MacLaine).


Verdict
A simple yet rich drama played with humour and compassion and blessed with excellent performances.


Reviewed by Liz Beardsworth

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