To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday
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To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday
In this story of obsessive and enduring love, David Lewis (Peter Gallagher) spends most of his time swimming, dancing, and frolicking on the beach with the spirit of his dead wife Gillian (Michelle Pfeiffer). After Gillian's drowning death, David made their summer cottage on Nantucket Island into a permanent home. He lives there with his teenage daughter Rachel (Claire Danes), who is being neglected because her father spends so much time with her dead mother's ghost. On the second anniversary of Gillian's death, over Labor Day weekend, he invites Gillian's sister Esther Wheeler… More
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"A bargian basement Ghost, a hybrid of the earnest nature of an inspirational play and the sleek calculation of a Lifetime TV movie."
‑ Emanuel Levy, Variety
"Michelle Pfeiffer is appropriately cast as a ghost, but this meditation on death and remembrance is curiously spiritless."
‑ Dan Lybarger, Nitrate Online
"Based upon a stageplay, the plot is very straightforward and predictable, and has no strong emotional payoffs, but the drama is stuffed with the feelings and confusions of grief and some viewers may find sufficient solace in that to respond to the film's"
‑ Douglas Pratt, DVDLaser
"Tries too hard to make the audience cry; practically each 'emotional' moment is highlighted by the soft musical sounds of a harp and wind section."
‑ Michael Dequina, TheMovieReport.com
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