While Reese Witherspoon and her costars (particularly Victor Garber and Jennifer Coolidge) are fine, the direction is incredibly flat and the editing worse, enervating the entire production. The film misses any sense of lightness, and the music does not match the scenes. Not recommended.
**¼ (out of *****)
©2018 David R. George III
2001 • 96 MINUTES
METRO-GOLDWYN-MAYER PICTURES • MARC PLATT PRODUCTIONS
• ROBERT LUKETIC
NO 2001 ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATIONS