Harriet (Shirley MacLaine) is a successful, retired businesswoman who wants to control everything around her until the bitter end. To make sure her life story is told her way, she pays off her local newspaper to have her obituary written in advance under her watchful eye. But Anne (Amanda Seyfried), the young journalist assigned to the task, refuses to follow the script and instead insists on finding out the true facts about Harriett's life, resulting in a life-altering friendship.
AnnJewel Lee Dixon....Brenda (as Annjewel Lee Majestic Dixon)
Thomas Sadoski....Robin Sands
Philip Baker Hall....Edward
Tom Everett Scott....Ronald Odom
Joel Murray....Joe Mueller
Valeri Ross....Wanda Byers (as Valerie Ross)
Steven Culp....Sam Serman
Adina Porter....Bree Wilson
Todd Louiso....Dr. Morgan
Chloe Wepper....Agency Receptionist
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