A Home of Our Own
A Home of Our Own (1993)

Oscar-winner Kathy Bates stars in this tearjerker about a strong-willed widow determined to make it on her own. Bates is Frances Lacey, mother of six, left alone to provide for the family after her husband dies. Hoping to steer the kids… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: May 22, 2001
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Critic Score: 45% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Emanuel Levy

Though Kathy Bates and Furlong's acting is decent, there is no reason to see this inspirational saga on the big screen; in scope and goal, it's a suitable TV Movie of the Week.

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Frank Ochieng
Movie Eye

Needlessly corny...a manipulative melodrama that wastes the presence of a fine actress such as Bates...Furlong's brooding becomes rather tedious in Bill's drowsy dud

Steve Crum

De-press-ing drama of Kathy Bates and her starving family trying to survive.

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Offers a flinty portrait of a single mother of six, who is one-of-a-kind.

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Flixster Audience Score: 74% Flixster User Reviews
"Kathy Bates plays Frances Lacey, a strong willed woman who takes care of her in her own way with no pitty or charity allowed. I admired this character.… More
Leo L
A great movie.
Jeremy Smith
This movie is too depressing.
Dean McKenna
Good drama story of a single mother and her six kids move into an abandoned farmhouse in Idaho, making a deal with the owner to fix it up and eventually buy it… More