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Garden State

Actor Zach Braff (NBC's "Scrubs") makes his writing/directing debut with this affable little comedy/drama about a struggling Hollywood actor (Braff) who returns home to suburban New Jersey to attend his estranged mother's funeral. The excellent ensemble cast (including Peter Sarsgaard, Natalie Portman and Ian Holm) carries the film through the slow bits, delivering some hilarious lines and some touching coming-of-age moments. 109 minutes