• R, 1 hr. 30 min.
  • Drama, Comedy
  • Directed By:
    Morgan J. Freeman
    In Theaters:
    Jun 18, 1999 Wide
    On DVD:
    Dec 28, 1999
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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Desert Blue Reviews

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Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

Strains itself in trying to be relentlessly offbeat.

Full Review Source: TheMovieReport.com | Original Score: 1.5/4

November 17, 2009
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...coast[s] along on the charisma of the actors...

| Original Score: 2/4

October 9, 2002
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

This quirky and endearing film celebrates the ways in which people can bond together, share dreams, and change their lives in the midst of a crisis.

Full Review Source: Spirituality and Practice

March 5, 2002
Chuck Rudolph
Matinee Magazine

Another reason to abolish the now-abhorrent [Sundance] festival altogether.

Full Review Source: Matinee Magazine | Original Score: D

April 5, 2001
Peter Henne
Film Journal International

Freeman seems to have spent much time lining up the plotlines, but somewhere along the way forgot to impart grit and substance to his characters.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

January 1, 2000
Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: C

September 7, 2011
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

| Original Score: 2/5

June 28, 2005
Frank Swietek
One Guy's Opinion

| Original Score: 2/5

April 1, 2005
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

| Original Score: 3/5

February 7, 2005
Paula Nechak
Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Full Review Source: Seattle Post-Intelligencer | Original Score: C-

April 3, 2002
Peter Stack
San Francisco Chronicle
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Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 1/4

January 1, 2000
Marc Savlov
Austin Chronicle

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 2/5

January 1, 2000
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
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Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 2/4

January 1, 2000
Rob Blackwelder
SPLICEDWire

Full Review Source: SPLICEDWire | Original Score: 8/10

January 1, 2000

Reel.com

| Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000
Harvey S. Karten
Compuserve

Full Review Source: Compuserve | Original Score: 7/10

January 1, 2000
Diane Selkirk
Apollo Guide

Full Review Source: Apollo Guide | Original Score: 74/100

January 1, 2000
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000

Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: C

June 18, 1999
Glenn Lovell
Variety
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March 26, 2009
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