Corrina, Corrina
Corrina, Corrina (1994)

A housekeeper tries to break through the silence of a traumatized child in this touching comedy-drama featuring Whoopi Goldberg. The story, set during the 1950's, is a loose adaptation of the autobiographical experiences of… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: August 12, 1994
DVD Release Date: December 21, 1999
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Critic Score: 35% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Frank Ochieng
Movie Eye

A preachy and manipulative tearjerkering melodrama that mishandles its pseudo-emotional longwindedness. Goldberg and Liotta derved better than this punctuated pap

Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum

Actually fairly entertaining in a boring sort of way.

Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Whoopi, Whoopi, no, no.

Beth Jones
Roanoke Times (Virginia)

An overlooked gem

Nell Minow
Movie Mom

Whoopi's performance makes it watchable.

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Reveals that loyalty to life, not to time, is what heals those in deep grief.

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Flixster Audience Score: 69% Flixster User Reviews
Alice Shen
A perfect little movie. A heartwarming story about the healing process, an impressive performance from a child actor, effective handling of a divisive issue… More
Lafe Fredbjornson
Whoopi Goldberg plays a nanny to a girl who just lost her mother, in this well-done, enjoyable and fun movie. It's similar to her other movie… More
Candy Rose
Movie about a broken family. A man's wife dies and he employs a housekeeper to help bring up his daughter. Good cast.
Sunil Jawahir
It's okay.
Red Lats
An OK movie. It is too bad that race matters. I thought the three main actors - Whoopi Goldberg, Ray Liotta and Tina Majorino (as Ray's kid) did a… More
Lea Lea
Corrina, Corrina - A story as full of surprises as the human heart.. When Manny Singer's wife dies, his young daughter Molly becomes mute and withdrawn.… More