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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Cheryl Hines
Nathan Fillion
Keri Russell
Jeremy Sisto
Directors
Adrienne Shelly
Screenwriters
Adrienne Shelly
Running Time
108 minutes

Waitress
Cute romantic charmer keeps its eyes on the pies....


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Waitress

Plot
The titular waitress, Jenna (Russell), is miserable. Her husband (Sisto) is a selfish oaf and she’s just found out that she’s pregnant with his unwanted child. When her plans to leave him are thwarted, she throws herself into the arms of her new doctor (Fillion). That and making pies. Lots of pies.


Verdict
An unassuming treat amid the noisy blockbuster season. It’ll melt your heart and any dietary resolve equally.


Reviewed by Olly Richards

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