Mrs. Winterbourne Reviews

August 3, 2009
For a Cinderella story, it's sorely without magic.
June 20, 2008
The brazen sentimentality at work here -- while effective in the context of what some might call "a chick flick"-- doesn't give the material much weight.
Top Critic
June 24, 2006
Lake is a rather chilly and distinctly unpersuasive presence.
January 1, 2000
This film mistakes action for energy, ridiculous circumstances for comedy, and a mismatched male/female pairing for romance.
January 1, 2000
January 1, 2000
A watered-down star vehicle for chat queen Ricki Lake, the comedy lite has been flicked on none too delicately by director Richard Benjamin.
January 1, 2000
Lake Goes From TV Talk to B Movie By Suzanne Tobin Washington Post Staff Writer April 19, 1996 In this case of mistaken identity, Ricki Lake's career takes a dubious step from trashy TV talk show to B movie.
January 1, 2000
The plot remains joyless in its contrivances.
January 1, 2000
A straight romantic comedy that depends on Lake's charm and acting ability to keep it afloat. The result is disaster.
January 1, 2000
This is more of a movie to see on video, on an empty night when you need something to hurl at the gloom.