Sweet Liberty
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This comedy-drama stars Alan Alda (also the director and screenwriter) as Michael Burgess, a history professor whose book is about to be turned into a slick Hollywood spectacular. The cast and crew arrives in his small North Carolina community for location shooting, and the town is buzzing with excitement over this unusual event. The leading lady in this production, Faith Healy (Michelle Pfeiffer), starts to spark romantic intentions in the professor, despite the fact he already has a girlfriend (Lise Hilboldt). Enter actor Elliot James (Michael Caine) as the swashbuckling hero of the movie… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 75%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"OK light comedy, directed by and starring Alan Alda, about filming of movie in small town."
‑ Steve Crum, Video-Reviewmaster.com
""featherweight farce, performed agreeably""
‑ James Sanford, Kalamazoo Gazette
"free-wheeling and enjoyable"
‑ Rich Cline, Shadows on the Wall
"A sweet, funny comedy about the perils of being a writer and making a movie. An underrated charmer."
‑ Blake Davis, KFOR Channel 4 News
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