RICH IN LOVE is a frantic but lifeless drama, about yet another colorfully eccentric Southern family, from the writer-director-producer team behind the far more successful DRIVING MISS DAISY.
The family of Warren (Albert Finney) and Helen Odom (Jill Clayburgh) lives in a big, rambling South Carolina mansion gone to seed in relative peace and quiet until the abrupt departure of Helen. Daughter Lucille (Kathryn Erbe) is the first to learn of Helen's flight, so abrupt that she didn't
even bother to put away the groceries she had just brought home. Lucille takes the note left by her mother, saying she wants to begin a "second life," and substitutes a forgery, emph...