Though she’s mostly asked to play variations on meek, pouty or sultry, the effortlessly charismatic star not only stands out among her more seasoned colleagues but also hints at an inner life the film seems too distracted to explore.
While often the less popular of choices, breaks down the good, the bad, and the ugly of saying “no” to sex before marriage, and the blessings that pour into one’s relationships, career, finances, and the like through the practice of delayed gratification and laser focus on self-improvement. “When we think about celibacy, we focus on the physical need to have sex.It may ultimately prove most notable for introducing leading lady Ryan Destiny, a thesp worth keeping an eye on.Grace (Destiny) lives with her trainwreck of a mother Lisa (Garcelle Beauvais) in a Mississippi trailer park and feels like an outcast at school, where she’s taunted by the ringleader (Raven-Symone) of a mean-girls clique and mourns the recent loss of best friend Andrea (Paige Hurd) to suicide.I enjoyed her relationship with Meagan Good's Share (Grace's best friend's older sister) although Share's character is somewhat confusing.
The ending is confusing too...leaving questions about Share's future fate unanswered. Excellent story and interesting characters, but individual personalities could have been explored in much more depth than they were.
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