Hanging Up Movie Review Summary

Actors: Meg Ryan, Diane Keaton, Lisa Kudrow, Walter Matthau

Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Hanging Up

Eve (Meg Ryan) is a business savvy woman who is always busy running her own life and also is primarily responsible for taking care of her father (Walter Matthau). In his old age he has increasing become difficult to deal with. Eve also has two sisters, one who is a few years older and the editor of a successful fashion magazine and the other is a few years younger and is an actress. They also tend to their father, but only by long distance when he calls them to tell them how miserable he is feeling. They don't have the greatest relationship with each other, but when their father becomes fatally ill it is up to the three sisters to make peace with their father and each other.
Click here to see the rest of this review

The review of this Movie prepared by Steve Polizzi

Script Analysis of Hanging Up

Click on a plot link to find similar books!

Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   2000's+ (present) Family, struggling with    -   Yes Struggle with:    -   Father Family, caring for sick?    -   Yes Who is sick?    -   Father because he/she is    -   basically "out of it"

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


United States    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death Any profanity?    -   Some foul language

Movies with storylines, themes & endings like Hanging Up

Hanging Up Message Board (click here)
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
2 Ways to Search!

Our Chief Librarian