Waitress (2007) Adrienne Shelly's delectable Dixie screwball romp never loses its spry sense of discovery, mixing flavors as brazenly as Jenna (Keri Russell), a pregnant diner waitress,… 2007-05-02 PG-13 PT104M Comedy Romance Nathan Fillion Keri Russell Cheryl Hines Jeremy Sisto Fox Searchlight Pictures
Movie Review

Waitress (2007)

MPAA Rating: PG-13
EW's GRADE
B

Details Limited Release: May 02, 2007; Rated: PG-13; Length: 104 Minutes; Genres: Comedy, Romance; With: Nathan Fillion and Keri Russell; Distributor: Fox Searchlight Pictures

Adrienne Shelly's delectable Dixie screwball romp never loses its spry sense of discovery, mixing flavors as brazenly as Jenna (Keri Russell), a pregnant diner waitress, does in her pies. What lifts the audience is the portrait of Jenna awakening to the life inside her.

Originally posted May 11, 2007 Published in issue #934 May 18, 2007 Order article reprints