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Cinema: Amati Girls

Category: Drama
Legnth: 120 minutes
Rating:  PG (Strong Language & Adult Themes)
Cast: Mercedes Ruehl, Cloris Leachman, Lee Grant, Sean Young, Dinah Manoff, Lily Knight, Paul Sorvino, Mark Harmon, Jamey Sheridan, Edith Fields

This story revolves around four adult sisters who live in Philadelphia. As their widowed but healthy mom (Leachman) plans her own funeral, the sisters each grapple with their own problems. The eldest, Grace (Ruehl), struggles to gain respect from her selfish husband (Sorvino), while separated Christine (Sean Young) contemplates divorcing her workaholic hubby, and single Denise (Dinah Manoff) fears commitment. Finally there is Dolores (Lily Knight), who is mentally challenged and desperate to fall in love.  Directed by Anne De Salvo, Released in 2001.

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