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Falling Sky (1998)

Falling Sky

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A mother and daughter attempt to conquer Las Vegas in this domestic drama co-directed by Brian J. De Palma and Russ Brandt. Emily (Brittany Murphy) and Reese Nicholson (Karen Allen) moved to Las Vegas with the intention of fulfilling Reese's dream of becoming a singer. However, their financial obligations force Reese into becoming involved in the dark underbelly of Sin City. Further complicating matters is Reese's alcoholism, which frequently forces Emily to play a maternal role with her own mother. Emily begins to realize that a fresh start is more complicated than she first thought, though reaching the goals that she and her mother had set for themselves are not entirely out of reach.more
Rating: R
Genre: Drama
Directed By: ,
Written By: Brian DePalma, Brian J. De Palma
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On DVD: Nov 25, 2008
Runtime:
Millennium Media Services

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Cast

Brittany Murphy
as Emily Nicholson
Karen Allen
as Resse Nicholson
Montana Dillenberg
as Young Emily
Michael Dempsey
as Tom Collins
Dianne Kay
as Waitress
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½

If you like tear jerkers, this one is for you. If you have ever dealt with suicide, this one is for you. I hate tear jerkers but this is one film that is outstanding. It was genuine and not unrealistic like a lot of movies. this movie is true to what people go through living with an alcoholic and/or dealing with suicide. The acting in this movie was fantastic.

matertenebraum
Cassandra Maples

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½

A potent film about a young girl who has to decide whether to take the path her alcoholic mother took or find a better way. If it wasnt for what happened at the very end, I wouldnt have liked this film as much.

NoxInvictus
Rupa Blank

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