Serious Moonlight In Serious Moonlight , Meg Ryan plays a lawyer who discovers that her husband (Timothy Hutton) plans to leave her for a young thing (Kristen… 2009-12-04 R PT84M Comedy Timothy Hutton Meg Ryan Kristen Bell Justin Long Magnolia Pictures
Movie Review

Serious Moonlight (2009)

MPAA Rating: R
Serious Moonlight | GONNA TIE YOU UP IN MY LOVE Meg Ryan and Timothy Hutton have marital issues in Serious Moonlight
GONNA TIE YOU UP IN MY LOVE Meg Ryan and Timothy Hutton have marital issues in Serious Moonlight

Details Release Date: Dec 04, 2009; Rated: R; Length: 84 Minutes; Genre: Comedy; With: Timothy Hutton and Meg Ryan; Distributor: Magnolia Pictures

In Serious Moonlight, Meg Ryan plays a lawyer who discovers that her husband (Timothy Hutton) plans to leave her for a young thing (Kristen Bell). So she does what any lawyer would do if she were Meg Ryan — duct-tapes him to a toilet, then persuades him to love her again by dint of being Meg Ryan. (Ryan nearly breaks a sweat working so hard to charm.) There's a lot of yelling, cracking wise, and cooing in this creepy rom-com. Curb Your Enthusiasm's Cheryl Hines directs, from a script by the late filmmaker Adrienne Shelly — a return favor, perhaps, for Shelly's having cast her in Waitress. (Available on cable via on demand) C

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Originally posted Dec 02, 2009 Published in issue #1079-1080 Dec 11, 2009 Order article reprints