- Status: Completed
- Score: 7.3/10
- Director: Gina Prince-Bythewood
- Country: USA
- Year: 2008
- Duration: 114 min
- Genres: Drama,
In 1964, a teenage girl in search of the truth about her mother runs away to a small town in South Carolina and finds a family of independent women who can connect her to her past.
Set in South Carolina in 1964, this is the tale of Lily Owens, a 14 year-old girl who is haunted by the memory of her late mother. To escape her lonely life and troubled relationship with her father T-Ray, Lily flees with Rosaleen, her caregiver and friend, to a South Carolina town that holds the secret to her mother’s past. Taken in by the intelligent and independent Boatwright sisters, Lily finds solace in their mesmerizing world of beekeeping.
Dakota Fanning, Jennifer Hudson, Sophie Okonedo, Hilarie Burton, Nate Parker, Renee Ford Clark, Nicky Buggs, Emma Sage Bowman, Queen Latifah, Alicia Keys, Paul Bettany, Tristan Mack Wilds, Shondrella Avery, Sharon Conley, Jasmine Burke,