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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Sandra Bullock
Keanu Reeves
Dylan Walsh
Shohreh Aghdashloo
Christopher Plummer
Directors
Alejandro Agresti
Screenwriters
David Auburn
Running Time
98 minutes

The Lake House
Reeves and Bullock in time-travelling romance.


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The Lake House

Plot
Living in the same house but separated by two years, Dr. Kate Forster (Bullock) and architect Alex Wyler (Reeves) begin a relationship by letter that inexplicably traverses time. As their relationship intensifies, the pair have to reconcile their growing feelings against the reality of their lives.


Verdict
A compelling idea delicately handled and neatly played, especially by Bullock. It just lacks the emotional directness to turn the good into the great.


Reviewed by Ian Freer

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