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Because I Said So

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MPAA Rating: PG-13
Theater Release: 2/2/2007
Video Release: 5/8/2007
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Trite, Fatigued, Clichė - By Diana Saenger
In Hollywoodís glamour years of the 1940s and 50s, making a successful romantic comedy was easy. Just find some major star power and a fun storyline. Movies such as The Philadelphia Story (1940) with Cary Grant, Katharine... MORE >>

Irritating and Over the Top - By Geoffrey D. Roberts
If you are in line at the movie theatre this week and undecided on what to see, please pay attention to the people who are frantically searching for an exit after being subjected to the first few minutes of Because I Said So. This film is one of the worst romantic comedies of the decade... MORE >>

Smother Love - By Betty Jo Tucker
Sometimes movie mothers scare me. I shuddered at Jane Fondaís character in Monster-in-Law and hoped never to see a mom that obnoxious on screen again. However, my hopes shattered to smithereens while watching Diane Keaton in Because I Said So, a hard-to-take romantic... MORE >>

Momma Knows Best? - By John P. McCarthy
On screen or in real life, meddling moms don't get more neurotically ebullient than Diane Keaton's dessert maven in the regrettable Because I Said So, a half-baked mixture of multi-generational romantic-comedy and vulgar chick flick. Daphne Wilder is a Los Angeles cake-maker... MORE >>

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