Under the Tuscan Sun Synopsis
A woman (Diane Lane) moves to Italy and befriends a married man.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Sheri Linden
All elements click in "Sun," a shimmering, deeply felt film.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Chalk it all up to prettiness, if you like, but Lane's case has more to do with spirit -- with warmth and emotional readiness, plus a kind...
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75

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
You come away enchanted less by the character than by the woman playing her.
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Movie and book both are delightful, but very, very different.
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75

USA Today

A fun movie to sit through even when you don't always buy it.
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
What redeems the film is its successful escapism, and Lane's performance. They are closely linked.
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58

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
The author was able to compensate for the book's plotlessness by contemplating other people leading full lives quite as important as hers....
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50

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
Lane...is as stunning and changeable as that Tuscan countryside. Without her, this movie would be irksome, pandering as it does to...
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50

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Just soak up that Tuscan sun and wonder when Lane will get another movie, like "Unfaithful" or "A Walk on the Moon," that will let her...
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30

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Unforeseeably bad things can happen to good performers.
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Under the Tuscan Sun

By chrisratesmovie
Under the Tuscan Sun will likely charm you. Owed largely to the musical ambiance there is also a very well craft und unconventional story to be seen. The film does not allow you to predict exactly...

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Rated PG-13 | For Sexual Content and Language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 14+ Not much for teens in this book adaptation.
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