My Life in Ruins

My Life in Ruins

DVD - 2009
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Georgia came to Greece to follow a man. Cast aside, she finds herself alone and adrift in this foreign land. Eventually, her passion for history leads her to a job as a tour guide. But Georgia is bored, and has lost her 'kefi' (Greek for mojo) to boot. When Poupi replaces her regular driver at the last minute, Georgia thinks that her luck has just hit rock bottom. Thankfully, Georgia's latest batch of tourists is a more lively bunch than she's anticipated, and in between bouts with rival tour guide Nico, she manages to form a genuine connection with wisecracking widower Irv. Irv is a solo vacationer who maintains a jovial facade despite the fact that he misses his late wife dearly. With a little help from Irv, Georgia comes to realize that true love may be closer than she thinks.
Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2009]
Edition: DVD edition Widescreen.
Copyright Date: ℗♭2009
Branch Call Number: 791.43617 MY LIFE
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (95 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.


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Jan 16, 2021

As a retired tour guide I saw a lot of myself in this movie. Broken elevator for one. When Americans go on tour they become children. Have to be told everything at least three times. Brought back some fond memories. People, it's a movie. Don't get your panties twisted. Don't like the content, turn it off. Or get off your butt and go to Greece and see how beautiful it really is.

Dec 17, 2018

A movie in ruins!

Jul 28, 2018

Trite, not funny and badly acted. Did not get past first 30 minutes.

LoganLib_Aavishka Nov 16, 2015

One of my favourite movies of all time. I was so happy when I saw that the Library purchased it! Awesome acting by all actors in the movie. Nice sweet and simple romantic comedy.

normalstacy Nov 26, 2012

The movie plot and characters are not bad. Actually, all the characters are as interesting as their interactions with each other. However, the cinematic quality is skewed by the over-rental of the movie through the library. Make sure to check the quality of the disc before bringing the movie home.

Nov 20, 2012

Light hearted fun comedy. Not fall on the floor funny like My big fat Greek wedding.

Sep 15, 2012

Meh. If you're looking for a delightful follow-up to My Big Fat Greek Wedding, this ain't it. It wasn't offensive (well, unless you're Greek - see long comment below, which dissects the movie nicely!) but it wasn't much of anything, really. Full of over-the-top stereotypical characters and situations. We considered switching it off, but in the end watched it all the way through, not really owing to any great charm in the movie but because at least it never got any worse than the first 20 minutes, and actually got slightly better. Still meh, though.

wayne19711012 Apr 21, 2012

my night was ruin

Aug 26, 2011

Totally predictable but somehow sweet. I have to admit I enjoyed it.

cloudni9e Jun 02, 2011

Feel good romantic comedy shot on location. Good plot, well-acted, very enjoyable.

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