Saving Grace B. Jones (2012)



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In the heartland of America, during one of the most disastrous floods in history, the lives of one couple become chaotic when the man's sister comes to live with them after being released from a local insane-asylum. Oscar winner Tatum O'Neal stars as Grace, alongside Michael Biehn and Penelope Ann Miller in this epic adventure which is based on a true story. -- (C) Official Site

Rating: R (for some violent content and brief sexuality)
Genre: Drama
Directed By:
Written By: Connie Stevens, Jeff Elison
In Theaters:
On DVD: Feb 5, 2013
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as Landy Bretthorst

as Bea Bretthorst

as Dan Jones

as Ella Jean Jones

as Opal Lynn Carter

as Phil Carter

as Marta Shrank

as Reverend Potter

as Carrie Staley

as Lucy Bretthorst

as Lucy Bretthorst

as Phil Carter
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All Critics (6) | Top Critics (5)

The film ably captures the painful messiness of seemingly simple lives.

Full Review… | December 14, 2012
Los Angeles Times
Top Critic

Ms. O'Neal has her moments, but the decision to portray her as a raving maniac yields diminishing returns.

Full Review… | December 13, 2012
New York Times
Top Critic

Most of what Stevens has concocted here is hard to take.

Full Review… | December 13, 2012
Top Critic

Connie Stevens' directorial debut blends family drama with psychological thriller to ultimately uneven effect.

Full Review… | December 13, 2012
Hollywood Reporter
Top Critic

The film packs in more characters, subplots, and moments of nostalgic detail than it can gracefully accommodate, and the pacing often feels rushed.

Full Review… | December 12, 2012
Village Voice
Top Critic

This cumbersome and graceless 1950s-set period drama possesses the reactionary life insights and amateurish production values of a Lifetime soap.

Full Review… | December 12, 2012
Slant Magazine

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