CHANGING HABITS is an innocuous serio-comedy about a maladjusted, struggling artist who matures with the aid of a compassionate suitor and sagacious nuns. Short on guffaws and long on exposition, this fact-based yarn about psychological healing annoys viewers with a heroine whose
self-centered antics are supposed to be an expression of her winsome free-spiritedness.
Aspiring painter Soosh Teague (Moira Kelly) doesn't want to depend on handouts from her father, renowned artist Theo Teagarden (Christopher Lloyd), whom she blames for her mother's suicide. Turning her back on Theo, independent Soosh supports herself by shoplifting, ripping off the boutique where