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Raising Helen (2004)

2 Ratings: -1.0
Comedy movie directed by Garry Marshall

Kate Hudson wrestles with unlikely motherhood inRaising Helen, a comedy directed with the smooth professionalism of Garry Marshall, the man who brought us such cinematic fairy tales asPretty WomanandThe Princess Diaries. Helen (Hudson,How to Lose a Guy … see full wiki

Director: Garry Marshall
2 reviews about Raising Helen (2004)
review by . May 08, 2005
posted in Movie Hype
If pretty people, stories that involve displaced families and the ultimate awakening of a free-spirited thinker to the 'joys of motherhood' sans the trials of pregnancy, a bit of slapstick humor and a dab of sentimentality are the ingredients you desire for an evening of staring at the TV/DVD, then RAISING HELEN is bound to please. The story - the unlikely sister candidate for accepting motherhood upon the death of a sister/brother-in-law - has been done before and better, but with the pleasures …
review by . January 03, 2005
This movie is really pretty bad on quite a few levels. It deals with a wreckless, crazy, party/career girl suddenly faced with raising three childred because her (apparently insane) sister "willed" the kids to the party girl instead of her uptight but reliable other sister. We're supposed to find this plausible. We do not. However, let's suppose we suspend that disbelief (surely it's no harder to do than believing Jennifer Garner could go from 13 to 30 in an instant...a far superior movie, by the …
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