I'll Be There (2003)




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A has-been '80s pop star whose phone stopped ringing some time ago, Paul Kerr (Craig Ferguson) is an alcoholic on a downward spiral. After crashing his motorcycle through a window and into a fountain in his estate, Paul is sent to a mental hospital on the assumption that he has become suicidal. When a woman named Rebecca (Jemma Redgrave) shows up one day with teenage Olivia (Charlotte Church), whom she claims is Paul's long lost daughter, both the girl and the depressed singer slowly begin find … More

Rating: PG-13 (for drug references, some sexual humor/nudity and brief language)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Musical & Performing Arts, Art House & International, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Craig Ferguson, Philip McGrade
In Theaters:
On DVD: Jun 1, 2004
Warner Bros. Pictures - Official Site


as Paul Kerr

as Olivia Edmonds-Kerr

as Rebecca Edmonds

as Evil Edmonds

as Digger McQuade

as Graham

as Dr. Bridget

as Gordano

as Sam Gervasi
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All Critics (11) | Top Critics (4)

In a story close to her real life, Charlotte Church has no great stretches to make and she handles lines and movement with the aplomb of the outstanding concert performer that she is.

June 24, 2003
Hollywood Reporter
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Time Out
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Full Review… | February 21, 2004
Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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Little more than What a Banger Sister's Girl Wants Over the Still Crazy Cuckoo's Nest.

| January 6, 2004
Montreal Film Journal

This movie is a light romp and a little different from your typical romantic comedy, because most of the relationship building is between the father and daughter.

Full Review… | June 20, 2003

Audience Reviews for I'll Be There

Ordinary but enjoyable comedy-drama with added attraction of Charlotte Church's beautiful rendition of Summertime near the film's end.

jay nixon

Super Reviewer

Totally cute and funny. A "just for fun" film. : )

Leigh Ryan

Super Reviewer


Too full of cliches for me to really care. could not see any reason they would care , the mother is the one that was the most realistic.

Charles George

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