Is the movie better than the book?
If I just watch the movie, could I understand? Is it the same story or is it just based on the book?
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According to the Internet Movie Database (IMDB), most users rated 3-5 stars (out of 10) the movie. Although the movie was only showed on TV and it was from Oprah Wimfrey, the expectations a lot of viewers had, were unachieved. The acting of Halle Berry was bad but that depends on the viewer.