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Digging to China

2 Ratings: 5.0
A movie directed by Timothy Hutton

A strong friendship forms in a small town between a creative 10 year-old girl with a difficult home life and an adult mentally retarded man. Timothy Hutton directs Kevin Bacon, Mary Stuart Masterson and Cathy Moriarty in this small, overlooked film.

Tags: Movies, Dramas
Director: Timothy Hutton
Release Date: 1998
MPAA Rating: PG
2 reviews about Digging to China
review by . December 12, 2000
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Pros: great performances and a good story     Cons: none     Kevin Bacon is a strong actor. Other than Tremors (hey, he was young and it wasn’t all THAT bad), I can think of few movies that he doesn’t deliver a consistent performance. Not what you would call an outstanding actor under normal circumstances, but a relatively decent one that always gives good follow through for his roles. However, since his performance in Murder in the First, I have taken a different …
review by . December 10, 2000
Pros: Great casting, unique storyline, originality     Cons: None     This past week I finally got the chance to sit through the movie Digging to China while being shown on Home Box Office Channel. The director of this film is Timothy Hutton, with Kevin Bacon in the role of Ricky.       The movie appears to take place in the 1970s with The Dating Game and Newlywed Game showing on the television in the living room. Magic Carpet Ride is …
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