The kvetches of regulars at a cheery Beirut beauty salon couldn’t be more familiar — and that’s the slender charm of Caramel, a Lebanese variation on sweetly soapy dramas about Women Who Bond With Wet Hair. Among the femme woes: One lady’s got a married lover; another a fear of aging; a third a crazy sister. Then again, as Steel Magnolias’ bride-to-be, Julia Roberts never had to deal with a stumper like considering a surgical ”restoration” of her virginity before marriage to her Muslim fiancé. B
CaramelThe kvetches of regulars at a cheery Beirut beauty salon couldn't be more familiar — and that's the slender charm of Caramel, a...CaramelRomance, ComedyRodney El Haddad, Nadine LabakiPT92MPG-13The kvetches of regulars at a cheery Beirut beauty salon couldn't be more familiar — and that's the slender charm of Caramel, a...2008-02-06Roadside Attractions
Genre: Romance, Comedy; Starring: Yasmine Al Masri, Nadine Labaki; Director: Nadine Labaki; Author: Rodney El Haddad, Nadine Labaki; Runtime (in minutes): 92; MPAA Rating: PG-13; Distributor: Roadside Attractions
Posted February 6 2008 — 12:00 AM EST
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