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FILM DETAILS
Certificate U
Cast
Dakota Fanning
Andre Benjamin
Kathy Bates
Steve Buscemi
Thomas Haden Church
Cedric The Entertainer
Julia Roberts
Oprah Winfrey
Jennifer Garner
Robert Redford
Directors
Gary Winick
Screenwriters
Susannah Grant
Running Time
97 minutes

Charlotte's Web
Charming and accomplished live action/CGI'd version of E.B.White's children's story.


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Charlotte's Web

Plot
When farmyard runt Wilbur (Dominic Scott Kay) is threatened with the smokehouse, spider Charlotte (Julia Roberts) promises the pig he will live to see winter’s first snowfall. She spins a miracle that transforms the farm and all who live there.


Verdict
Cute and sweet, and if it lacks great wit or magic, at least it has the courage to remain faithful to the gentle sadness and ‘realism’ of the original material.


Reviewed by Angie Errigo

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