|These award-winning actresses are stars in a long line of
roles, including playing mom
By Mary Pols
Special to MSN Movies
It's not easy to get the oft-"retired" Barbra Streisand to sign on to a
movie. The five-time Oscar nominee and two-time winner had only made two films
(brief appearances in "Meet the Fockers" and "Little Fockers") in this century. For "The Guilt Trip," the film's director, Anne Fletcher
("The Proposal"), had to work overtime to get
Streisand onboard for the comedy about an overbearing Jewish mom going on a
cross-country road trip with her inventor son (Seth Rogen). "She really pursued me,"
Streisand said of Fletcher during a Q&A after an early screening of "The
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"The Guilt Trip'" is out in theaters Dec. 19
"Parental Guidance" is
out in theaters Dec. 25