Our Very Own
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Our Very Own
The directing debut of actor Cameron Watson, Our Very Own chronicles the daily hopes and dreams of high schoolers and their parents in a small Tennessee town, circa 1978. Shelbyville is the real-life birthplace not only of Watson, who wrote the script from his own recollections, but also of actress Sondra Locke -- or as the townspeople know her, "our very own Sondra Locke." The events take place in the days leading up to the town's annual horse show, where it is rumored Locke will return as a special guest. Melora (Autumn Reeser) has dreams of following Locke's path to… More

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Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"The familiarity of Our Very Own's thin premise is generally offset by the pervadingly easy-going atmosphere..."
‑ David Nusair, Reel Film Reviews
"There's never an honest moment in Our Very Own, with its phony Tennessee accents and its phonier melodramatic turns."
‑ David Cornelius, eFilmCritic.com
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