Friday, June 20, 2008

An All American Summer Flick

Summer time means doing all American things especially as Fourth of July is just around the corner and just in time for the national holiday of patriotism comes this cute film about the wholesome and simple things of the States. Its called Kit Kittredge: An American Girl and stars Abigail Breslin (Little Miss Sunshine) as a young girl growing up in the times of the Great Depression when Americans had to hope for the best but prepare for the worst. The movie is based on the American Girl company dolls who created many different young American woman from different time periods of the nation's history complete with stories about their lives and how history affected them. The film also stars Julia Ormond, Chris O'Donnell, and Joan Cusack among others. It opens this weekend in limited release and nationally on July 2nd just in time for the Fourth of July weekend.

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