Anywhere But Here

Anywhere But Here is the film version of Mona Simpson's 1986 novel about an overbearing mother who moves her and her shy small town daughter to Los Angeles.

  • Starring: Susan Saradon and Natalie Portman
  • Director(s): Wayne Wang
  • Producer(s): Fox 2000 Pictures
  • Screenwriter(s): Alvin Sargent
  • Distributor: Fox 2000 Pictures
  • Release Date: Friday, November 12, 1999
  • Rating: Acceptable

Featured Animal Action

There were two scenes with animals. One where a cat is lying on a porch near a young girl and the other scene a lady is holding a poodle. The trainers placed the animals on their mark and cued them with verbal and hand commands.