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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Woody Harrelson
Lindsay Lohan
L Q Jones
Tommy Lee Jones
Kevin Kline
Virginia Madsen
John C Reilly
Directors
Robert Altman
Screenwriters
Garrison Keillor
Running Time
106 minutes

Prairie Home Companion, A
Garrison Keillor's radio world is brought to life in Altman's last film.


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Prairie Home Companion, A

Plot
After being sold, a local radio station in St. Paul, Minnesota airs its last musical evening of downhome country and folksy corn. Hosted by Garrison Keillor (playing himself), it’s broadcast live from a faded theatre.


Verdict
Not one of Altman’s masterpieces, but aficionados will find pleasures in a bittersweet swansong from the grand old man.


Reviewed by Angie Errigo

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