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7 Ratings: 4.3
A movie directed by Duncan Tucker

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Director: Duncan Tucker
Genre: Comedy
Release Date: December 2, 2005
MPAA Rating: R
4 reviews about Transamerica
review by . January 02, 2009
Pros: diversity of Huffman and Zegers     Cons: ...     The Bottom Line:     “Take_‘em away, take_‘em away, Lord   Take away these chains from me   My heart is broken cause my spirits not free   Lord take away these chains from me”  ~Old Crow Medicine Show     For most of her life Bree Osbourne knew she was different. The fact that she was born Stanley just …
review by . December 12, 2007
posted in Movie Hype
Pros: All in it were pros, all about it is pro      Cons: If you can't get past the transgender issues, don't bother.      The Bottom Line: Relax and laugh, expect some tugs at the strings in the heart, but none of it is forced. Just enjoy.      Plot Details: This opinion reveals minor details about the movie''s plot.      I’ve been playing around with writing a review of Transamerica since I saw …
review by . July 18, 2006
posted in Movie Hype
I really enjoyed the spirit of this movie. It has some slow moments, but most of the plot moves right along. Felicity Huffman was great, but I had a problem with her voice. She says in the interview that follows the movie that she had a lot of trouble getting her speaking voice low enough for the part, and the result is almost a monotone. As great as she was playing a man becoming a woman, I think it would have been more convincing if the lead had been played by a man. I couldn't forget that it …
review by . May 24, 2006
By now everyone knows the story of this superb little film, a road film unlike any other that dares to approach the distances we create from each other in an attempt to find ourselves, learn to love ourselves, and thus be able to love others. It is a powerful film balanced with comedy and drama in just the right proportions to keep it sailing along above the speed limit.    Bree (Felicity Huffman) is in the final stages of her transsexual transformation, having completed the …
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