July 10, 2009

At a glance: ‘Cheri’


A young man known as Cheri romances an aging courtesan (Michelle Pfeiffer) in pre-World War I France.

Running time/rating: 1:26; rated R for some sexual content and brief drug use

What they’re saying: “ ‘Cheri’ is a sad, intelligent film about coming of age late in life, looking in the mirror and wondering, ‘What happened?’ ” – Colin Covert, Minneapolis Star-Tribune

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