My Life Without Me Movie Review Summary

Actors: Sarah Polley, Scott Speedman, Deborah Harry, Mark Ruffalo, Leonor Watling

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Ann (Polley) is a young mother of two working two jobs and living with her young daughters and husband in a cramped trailer behind her mother's (Harry) home. She isn't feeling great and decides she must be pregnant again. The doctor tells her she isn't pregnant, but terminally ill. She's barely lived her life and decides upon a course of action, which includes taking a lover (Ruffalo) and finding a new wife and mother for her husband (Speedman). Luckily, the new neighbor (Watling) is single and named Ann also. She's a good candidate, but will Ann have time to see all the items on her checklist are completed?
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   2000's+ (present) Inner struggle or disability    -   Yes Brain/Body not working?    -   dying

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Profession/status:    -   blue collar Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   Canadian Unusual characteristics:    -   Physically sick


The Americas (not US):    -   Yes The Americas:    -   Canada City?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   sex under blankets Any profanity?    -   Some foul language

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