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Home Again certainly pleasant, hardly memorable


In Home Again, Reese Witherspoon plays Alice Kinney, the daughter of Hollywood icons of the past. Her late father was a creative force in films, with gold statues to prove it. Her mother, Lillian Stewart (Candice Bergen), was a leading actress, at one time.

In Home Again, Reese Witherspoon plays Alice Kinney, the daughter of Hollywood icons of the past. Her late father was a creative force in films, with gold statues to prove it. Her mother, Lillian Stewart (Candice Bergen), was a leading actress, at one time.


Originally Published: September 25, 2017 12:54 p.m.

It is always a pleasure to see Reese Witherspoon brighten a movie screen, but that charm does not help lift Home Again to be more than a mediocre film in which almost every scene is predictable. Home Again is reminiscent of old ‘B’ movies that are not offensive, just not good enough to care about. ...