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Going Into the Family Business Is Different When Nancy Meyers is Your Mom

First-rime filmmaker Hallie Meyers-Shyer wrote and directed Home Again with Nancy Meyers producing. She’s been prepping for this her whole life. There’s a strange kind of art imitating life going on with the film, Home Again. Reese Witherspoon’s character has a deceased filmmaker father, who specialized in a narrow genre. His Lincoln Center retrospective would have apparently been thick with classics about “truth in the bedroom, the agony of love, and the humor of it all.
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