Keaton works best in an ensemble comedy (Somethings Gotta Give, for instance, garnered her an Oscar nomination) and Because I Said So stacks the deck with the talented roster of Moore, Lauren...
Directed by Michael Lehmann in a way that might best be described as "disinterested," Because I Said So includes so many clichés that it's hard to keep count: the bad-driving scenes, the dog reaction shots, the falling-with-cake scenes, the inability-to-work-technology scenes (Daphne pulls up a porn site on her computer and can't turn it off ...
- Cynthia Fuchs
And rarely do i write a review a movie because I did not like it but this movie I hated so much I could not resist to give others warning to stay away from this poor excuse for a movie. It took me less than five minutes watching before I took this movie out of the player and back into the jacket. !!!
- Michael Lehmann
- Diane Keaton, Gabriel Macht, Mandy Moore
Feb 02, 2007 · All else does not exactly fail in “Because I Said So,” since the movie barely even tries. According to its press materials, “The idea for ‘Because I Said So’ began with a routine dentist...
Because I Said So Movie Review: Critics Rating: 3 stars, click to give your rating/review,The funny parts are laidback, the romantic bits hardly sizzle and the acting isn't much to write abo
Because I Said So is filled to the brim with cliche sequences where women hang out and chat about life. Sometimes they are at the spa, sometimes they go shopping. Karen Leigh Hopkins’ sharp...
This movie is extremely harmful to anyone who watches it, after watching this movie I felt like shoe shopping, listening to Sarah McLaughlin, bonding with my mother, moving my furniture, talking about boys, and baking cookies. This is the ultimate stereotype for women and makes us just look oh so bad.
This year, the honor of releasing said comedy goes to Universal, with its new Diane Keaton/Mandy Moore film, Because I Said So. Directed by Michael Lehmann (whom I like to think of as the man behind the grossly underrated Hudson Hawk ), with a script by Karen Leigh Hopkins and Jessie Nelson, the film follows the women of the Wilder family ...
The dysfunctional mother-daughter relationship tale, Because I Said So, comes to DVD in either wide or full screen presentations. Bonus baggage includes a making-of featurette, a behind-the -scenes look at Designing a "Wilder" World, and the music video World Spins Madly On by the Weepies.
- Rod Gustafson