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Old 07-11-00, 01:25 AM
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Is this a good movie that can be seen more than once or is it just a good film to see once and save my $$$ on something else?
Old 07-11-00, 02:26 AM
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Save your $$$ on something else.

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Old 07-11-00, 01:27 PM
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i agree with NOFX....save your money & buy something else. too many other better movies coming out.
Old 07-11-00, 03:22 PM
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3 words to explain why you could rewatch this film over and over again....

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Rent It! It is worth the extra dough, at least for me, to rent a film I haven't seen yet and decide then if I want to buy it or not. Very, very rarely will I buy a disc of a film I have not yet seen. Even with the cost of a rental and the additional cost by not pre-ordering, I still end up saving money by not buying titles that I do not want.

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It's an entertaining night of drama if you rent it. I found it to be a nice story that could have been a "Hallmark Presents" feature if there hadn't been the theme of abortion and incest. It's not a movie that should have been nominated for best picture though IMO. There were many other better films, as brianluvdvd stated. Cider was at times a bit too sentimental for such a dark underlying theme, and felt somewhat abrubt with the conclusion. But overall I enjoyed it as a good "character" piece with some nice dialogue. Nothing I would ever purchase on DVD, but worth watching nonetheless.

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