The Sleepy Time Gal Image
Metascore
76

Generally favorable reviews - based on 9 Critics

User Score
5.8

Mixed or average reviews- based on 5 Ratings

Summary: Frances had been a radio DJ in Florida; she's now living in San Francisco and dying of cancer, with one son living nearby whose work as a photographer is beginning to take off and another, mostly estranged, living in London. She makes a trip to rural Pennsylvania to visit an old lover (and his wife). Meanwhile, Rebecca is searching for her birth mother, who is, of course, Frances. Their lives intersect in other unexpected ways as her search and her work, inspecting the books of radio stations being acquired, progress.
Runtime: 108 min
Rating: Rated R for brief nudity and language.
Production: Antarctic Pictures
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Jan 21, 2003
Director Credit
Christopher Munch Director
Writer Credit
Alice Elliott Dark Writer
Christopher Munch Writer
Principal Cast Credit
Jacqueline Bisset Frances
Martha Plimpton Rebecca
Cast Credit
Amy Madigan Maggie
Anibal O. Lleras Mr. Vega
Carmen Zapata Anna
Clara Bellar Mushroom Girl
Frankie Faison Jimmy Dupree
Justin Theroux Rebecca's Boyfriend
Kate McGregor-Stewart Miriam
Mark Tymchyshyn Larry Mosher
Molly Price Rebecca's Colleague
Nick Stahl Morgan
Peggy Gormley Betty
Phyllis Somerville Rebecca's Adoptive Mother
Seymour Cassel Bob
Producer Credit
Christopher Munch Producer
Jim McKay Co-Producer
Linda L. Miller Line Producer
Michael Stipe Co-Producer
Per Melita Line Producer: New York
Roni Deitz Line Producer
Ruth Charny Producer
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