In the Land of Women Synopsis
After breaking up with his girlfriend, a heartbroken young man moves in with his ailing grandmother.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Fresh, funny and perceptive.
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TV Guide

By Ken Fox
If you can get past the lips, Ryan gives a touching performance as a woman determined to battle her cancer while knowing life offers no...
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By James Berardinelli
Enjoyable for a movie in which pretty much nothing happens.
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
What gives In the Land of Women its singular charm is the charismatic Adam Brody, the star of TV's "The OC."
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Miami Herald

By Connie Ogle
Manages to be entertaining, largely because of the appealing Adam Brody.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Luke Sader
Probably needed more originality than is on display. With an age-old cinema theme of a young man's maturation, it also needs to land female...
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
In the Land of Women sounds like a piece of cheap science fiction about the last man on earth. If you're the lovelorn mother and daughter...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
To his credit, writer-director Jonathan Kasdan is sensitive and observant...But he doesn't know what he's talking about, not really, and...
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New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Despite its desperate attempts to appeal to every possible age group, there is no obvious audience for this movie.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Combines hugs and ''pain'' and dialogue so fakey-cute it makes your ears hurt.
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By springrabbit
It was a touching film. Can't wait to see it..... again!...

Loved This Movie

By vikingman2007
I've been waiting for about three or four months to see In The Land Of Women and tonight my wife and I finally got the chnace to do just that and I was very impressed with the way this movie turned...

Not What I Expected

By LillieDesigns
I went thinking it was going to be a shallow teen movie, but was pleasantly surprised to find a pretty deep coming of age story. I enjoyed it....


By StepitUp
this was the most random movie ive ever seen. there wasnt really a plot. but it was very amusing to see the next thing theyd decided to make him do...

Adam Brody kows how...

By Joseph Z.
Adam Brody knows how to make his character real and therefore, we believe in his role as Carter Webb. Brody is very nuanced performance in "in The Land of Women"; the women in his life while visiting...

I really liked it!

By Freedom_Writer01
The moral of the story was good! It's a great comedy, and romantic drama movie. It had great actors, and I enjoyed pretty much every part of the movie. A lot of people didnt understand the end or...

multi-faceted movie

By supermommy
We loved this movie. It had something for everyone. Not a mindless chick-flick, but raised numerous issues, mother-daughter, fidelity, maturity, the meaning of love, etc. If you take the time to...


By kcarpenter
The plot tends to drift in and out of different themes and lacks a definite purpose. The film is under develpoed in areas and leaves the viewer with a sense of discontentment. This film is cute but...

great movie!

By Whatchamacallit
My firends and i saw this movies together.... I cant believe all these bad things that have been said! I loved it and would see it 3 times in a row! Great Movie and awsome actors! Trust me its a...

Land of Women is a must see!

By destinyjo
This movie has real moral. I went to see it with my mother, and we laughed and even shed a few tears throughout the movie. I loved it! Adam Brody, Meg Ryan, and Kristen Stewart did a wonderful job!...

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Rated PG-13 | For sexual content, thematic elements and language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Touching-but-treacly chick flick for moms and teens.
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