The Magic of Ordinary Days Movie Review Summary

Actors: Keri Russell, Skeet Ulrich

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Livy is an unwed mother--her boyfriend is in the war and doesn't want to marry her. Her father sends her to marry a young farmer named Ray. Livy is uncomfortable at first, finding it hard to fit into the simple life. Ray treats Livy well, though he doesn't entirely understand her ways, either. Livy makes friends with two Japenese women from an internment camp. Livy's sister comes to visit, trying to persuade Livy to go home with her when the baby is born. However, Livy can't bring herself to leave Ray.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1930's-1950's Romance/Love/Hugging    -   Yes Kind of romance:    -   Unprepared for birthing/child rearing    -   unpleasant forced marriage

Main Character

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


United States    -   Yes Farm/Ranch?    -   Yes Farm/Ranch:    -   farm

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death Any profanity?    -   None If lots of song/dance...    -   lot of dancing Is this movie based on a    -   book

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