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Something to Talk About is a american film of genre Drama directed by Lasse Hallström released in USA on 4 august 1995 with Julia Roberts

Something to Talk About (1995)

Something to Talk About
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Released in USA 4 august 1995
Length 1h41
Directed by
OriginUSA
Genres Drama,    Comedy,    Comedy-drama,    Romantic comedy,    Romance
Rating57% 2.8504352.8504352.8504352.8504352.850435

Something to Talk About is a 1995 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Lasse Hallström, from a screenplay written by Callie Khouri. It stars Julia Roberts and Dennis Quaid as an estranged couple, Kyra Sedgwick as Roberts' sister, and Robert Duvall and Gena Rowlands as their parents. The title of the film stems from the Bonnie Raitt song of the same name. The film was shot in various locations around Savannah, Georgia. The film was done in South Carolina and Georgia near Beaufort and Savannah. See movie credits and acknowledgements.

Synopsis

Grace (Julia Roberts) discovers that her husband Eddie (Dennis Quaid) is having an affair with another woman. To her surprise, she also discovers that people around her advise her to forgive and forget instead of making an issue out of it. Her father (Robert Duvall) owns a hunter/jumper horse farm and thinks that the whole family should instead concentrate on an upcoming competition.

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