Adele August, a Bay City, Wisconsin, mother who longs for a more exciting and glamorous life in Beverly Hills, California. So she leaves her husband and packs her reluctant daughter Ann into a gold Mercedes Benz, heading for L.A.
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A mother-daughter bond is one of the strongest connections that there is. And letting your child experience life for herself can only empower that relationship. It's a shame that mothers do not believe in it. At least, not at first. Sarandon and Portman and their electrifying chemistry won't let you forget about this one. It's that enjoyable a ride.