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Set in South Carolina in 1964, this is the tale of Lily Owens a 14 year-old girl who is haunted by the memory of her late mother. To escape her lonely life and troubled relationship with her father, Lily flees with Rosaleen, her caregiver and only friend, to a South Carolina town that holds the secr

MPAA Rating PG-13

Status Released

Release Date 2008-09-17

Runtime 114 minutes

Budget $11m

Revenue $38m


TMDB 7.5


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wajwilliams shared a tip "A feel good movie with just a few tears. Yes, the tears were mine."

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sherri_arney shared a tip "Loved the book too"

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stefani_marie shared a tip "Based on a remarkable book! Not only was this well done but the star-studded cast is icing on the cake!"

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ArYka shared a tip "Touch her heart ๐Ÿ๐Ÿฏ"

marilyn_parkinson shared a tip "Stars were absolutely the best."

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audrey_burriss shared a tip "Great story but sad"

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annette_mckinney shared a tip "Fabulous movie!"

jasmine_haulsey shared a tip "So so beautiful, the writing and directing are on point. And the story is absolutly fantastic."

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jael_woodson shared a tip "Stunning film"

tammie_sorrells shared a tip "Absolutely Wonderful ๐Ÿ˜Š"

katie_schmoyer shared a tip "Sweet, beautiful fell in love with the characters"

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payton_jay shared a tip "Its SO beautiful. I absolutely love this movie. Made me cry within 20 minutes."

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tammy_cook_522 shared a tip "Darn wrong version, thought I was reviewing the book. Oops."

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