In Her Shoes Synopsis
A workaholic lawyer's life flip-flops when she takes in her barely employed wild-child sister.
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Starts out with the materials of an ordinary movie and becomes a rather special one.
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88

USA Today

By Mike Clark
This is the most enjoyable film of its type in recent memory.
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80

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Manipulative, but confidently so, and improbably but consistently affecting.
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
A rollicking, mascara-smearing, intergenerational coed crowd-pleaser. Imagine "Sex and the City" negotiating "Terms of Endearment" with...
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75

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
It's Hanson's astute directing that makes the film's life lessons go down painlessly, turning the smartly entertaining In Her Shoes into a...
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
Director Curtis Hanson has made a chick flick with substance as well as style.
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67

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Could it be that the director of "L.A. Confidential," "Wonder Boys," and "8 Mile" has been defeated by characters on a first-name basis...
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63

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
Entertaining enough, but it's more pat than provocative -- this is what makes it a bona fide audience pleaser while keeping it from drawing...
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50

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
A bungled mess that spends an hour creating two characters whose lives are about as believable as a successful ambush set by Wile E. Coyote...
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
The people who made this film -- particularly the ones responsible for the story and the dialogue -- should look no further when trying to...
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ok...

By panther96
and cute....

In Her Shoes

By EV161821
this movie was entertaining, but I think I'll wait awhile until I watch it again. I think it is worth seeing once....

In Her Shoes

By Lovermaker69
This movie was not as good as the book. The movie edited an important part and it didn't work for it....

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Rated PG-13 | For thematic material, language and some sexual content
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 15+ Drama about rival sisters. Best for teens and up.
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