Anywhere but Here

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"A story of a mother who knows best... and a daughter who knows better."
  • PG-13
  • 1999
  • 1 hr 49 min
  • 6.2  (17,421)
  • 59

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
Anywhere But Here
Anywhere But Here

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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 a 1999 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 49 minutes. 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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  • Release Date
    1999
  • MPAA Rating
    PG-13
  • Runtime
    1 hr 49 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.2  (17,421)
  • Metascore
    59