'Stories We Tell' -- 4 stars

<b>PG-13; 1:48 running time</b><Br><Br>The family joke, recounted by several of Polley's family members in the essayistic documentary, was that red-haired Sarah must've been fathered by someone other than the man she called dad. The jest stuck. And then it wasn't a joke anymore. As Polley's film follows what she learned about her parentage, as well as her mother's hidden life, "Stories We Tell" fans out to cover a brilliant and touching variety of memories, viewpoints, feelings about what's important in life, in marriage, in love. -- Michael Phillips<br><Br><a href=http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/movies/sc-mov-stories-we-tell-20130516,0,1359152.column>Read the full "Stories We Tell" movie review</a>

( May 14, 2013 )

PG-13; 1:48 running time

The family joke, recounted by several of Polley's family members in the essayistic documentary, was that red-haired Sarah must've been fathered by someone other than the man she called dad. The jest stuck. And then it wasn't a joke anymore. As Polley's film follows what she learned about her parentage, as well as her mother's hidden life, "Stories We Tell" fans out to cover a brilliant and touching variety of memories, viewpoints, feelings about what's important in life, in marriage, in love. -- Michael Phillips

Read the full "Stories We Tell" movie review

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