U.S. Release Date: October 21, 2005
Distributor: Warner Bros.
Cast: Charlize Theron, Sissy Spacek
Running Time: 2 hours and 6 minutes
MPAA Rating: R (sequences involving sexual harassment including violence and dialogue, and for language)
Mixed Themes Mar Theron’s Worker Drama
by Scott Holleran
Vanity vehicle North Country gives Charlize Theron a chance to huff and puff as a working stiffunglamorous, againand she's fine. This tiring showcase is not without value, notably performances by Sean Bean, Linda Emond and Sissy Spacek, and its scattered thoughts on sexual harassment, child psychology and human resources are interesting as disjointed pieces. ( Collapse )