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Wednesday, April 16, 2008

Movie Review: Saving Grace

















Key Players:
Brenda Blethyn, Craig Ferguson, Tcheky Karyo

Plot summary (from
IMDB): A widow discovers after her husband's suicide that he has mortgaged everything they own and the banks are ready to foreclose. Faced with impending doom and little working knowledge except her ability to grow plants, she struggles to save her home. Enter her gardener, who is struggling to make a few marijuana plants grow in a hidden location and suggests that she use her green house to help grow the plants and sell them to make the money both need. He is wanting to get married, but needs capital. What he doesn't know is that his girl friend is pregnant and thus fears that they will be busted for growing marijuana. While supposedly working, the whole village including the local constable is well aware of the endeavor and is hoping for their success. When the plants come in, Grace takes the crop to London and tries to sell it to a ruthless, but charming drug dealer. Everything busts loose from there.

My summary: The movie was very funny, in a British sort of way, ig you know what I mean. I had a blast watching it.

Rating (1-5): 4

Note: This post is a part of Watercooler Wendesday, hosted by Randy Elrod of Ethos.


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3 Comments:

Blogger One Busy Mom said...

hi :)

April 16, 2008 8:03 PM

 
Blogger Pat Callahan said...

Hey Brandi!

Missed you this year at re:create. Hope all is well.

April 17, 2008 8:45 AM

 
Blogger One Busy Mom said...

Maybe next yr.

--b

April 17, 2008 11:09 AM

 

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