Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants

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Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants ★★ ½ 2005 (PG)

Before heading their own way one summer, four teenage gal pals stumble upon a rare pair of jeans that fits each of them and they pledge to share the jeans via mail while they're apart. Their separate adventures and resulting life lessons are sincere and lively with just a touch of weepiness. Faithful telling of the popular coming-of-age novel by Ann Brashares is highlighted by appealing young actresses. 119m/C DVD . US America Ferrera, Amber Tamblyn, Alexis Bledel, Jenna Boyd, Blake Lively, Bradley Whitford, Nancy Travis, Rachel Ticotin, Mike Vogel, Kyle Schmid; D: Ken Kwapis; W: Delia Ephron, Elizabeth Chandler; C: John Bailey; M: Cliff Eidelman.