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The Perfect Score (Bilingual) <b>DVD</b> ~ Scarlett Johansson
The Perfect Score (Bilingual) DVD ~ Scarlett Johansson
4.0 out of 5 stars entertaining crap, July 19 2004
It's about high schoolers who decide to steal the answers to the SAT as that test determines your entire life (actually, it doesn't.) But youy know how in high school you know everything (like the Scarlett Johanssen character who sports a maroon 'femullet') and it is all so dire!!!
The Erika Christensen character Anna was annoying as the too-perfect stressed-out salutatorian. "I haven't done anything!!" Hello -- you are 17, there is not much you can do legally anyway!
The only good characters with a decent storyline are Desmond (NBA star Darius Miles) and the lascivious Roy (Leonard Nam). There is no contrived romance set up between them as there is with "Femullet… Read more
Pieces of April (Bilingual) [Import] <b>DVD</b> ~ Katie Holmes
April lives in a small apartment and has always been the black sheep -- drugging and what-have-you. She decides to cook a Thanksgiving feast for her family (cancer-stricken mom, nice father, forgetful grandmother, earnest sister and silly brother). Unfortunately, her stove has broken.
Thus starts a movie of April meeting her neighbors in an effort to find a stove to cook her bird in (witness one neighbor rescind her offer of a stove when she realizes as a vegan she cannot ethically smell flesh cooking.) The best is the African-American couple downstairs who get shocked at April wanting to use canned cranberry suace ("NOBODY likes it from the can," they emphasize when April… Read more
A Clean Slate by Laura Caldwell
A Clean Slate by Laura Caldwell
Kelly MacGraw wakes up to a day of clarity when she discovers she has essentially been in a depressed state for 5 months, and didn't know she had lost her lucrative job, sold her townhouse and been dumped by her boyfriend on her 30th birthday. On top of this, her younger sister had died in a car accident a few months before her birthday and her mom had moved to LA in an effort to deal with it.
Kelly must start over, but can she really when she doesn't know where she has been? Her best friend Laney has been nursing her through it and -- after an annoying chapter on shopping + makeover --- Kelly is ready to retsart her life. She takes a break from financial analyzing to be a… Read more