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Anywhere But Here is a movie starring Susan Sarandon and Natalie Portman. The mother daughter duo sets off to find fame and fortune in Hollywood. This 1999 comedy is directed by Chinese director Wayne Wang. Sarandon plays mother figure Adele August. Her daughter, Ann is played by Portman. Living in Bay City is not very exciting, so off to Beverly Hills for a more glamorous life. Ann doesn’t want to go, but they pack their stuff into the gold Mercedes Benz and head for a new adventure.

Not long into the movie, it becomes clear that Ann is the mature half of the starring duo. Adele moves into an apartment that they cannot afford and she is not grounded. Her free-spirited ways are not grounded in reality. She wants Ann to be an actress, even though she has no interest in being a star. She also wants her to marry money and make a name for herself in the community. However, Ann has different plans.

Anywhere but Here is an Drama, Comedy, Romance movie that was released in 1999 and has a run time of 1 hr 49 min. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.2 and a MetaScore of 59.

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| 1999 | 1 hr 49 min | 6.2/10 | 59/100
Susan Sarandon, Natalie Portman, Hart Bochner, Eileen Ryan
Wayne Wang
Produced By
Laurence Mark