We offer the latest Hollywood blockbusters, the most Near the end, she manages to banish them. It’s a great interpretation of this book that people have good memories of.  On Metacritic, the film has a rating of 43 out of 100, based on 13 critics, indicating "mixed or average reviews". Miss Meadows is a school teacher with impeccable manners and grace. Katie Holmes' title teacher in Miss Meadows (* * ½ out of four; unrated; opens Friday in theaters and video on demand) is analogous to the double nature of writer/director Karen Leigh Hopkins' quirky, uneven drama. I thought it was a really quirky story and one that a lot of people could really connect to, along with this character. Well, try saving your self first!" It was great fun to work with Karen. This traumatic incident left Miss Meadows so emotionally scarred that she entered a fantasy world in which she imagined that her mother was still alive, then began to go after and kill criminals whom she viewed as a threat to society. ; Framing the Guilty Party: Mike rescues Miss Meadows and her young pupil (and flower girl) Heather from an actual kidnapping by Skylar; realizing that Skylar's prints are on Miss Meadows' gun, Mike also lets him take the fall for all the men whom Miss Meadows killed as a vigilante. Miss Mary Meadows is a young woman who works as a substitute first-grade elementary school teacher who enjoys taking long walks in her suburban neighborhood, wearing traditional clothing and tap-dancing shoes. When she's not teaching at the local elementary school or tending to her garden, she's moonlighting as a gun-wielding vigilante who teaches justice in her spare time, killing her victims if they refuse to repent. What about your “Miss Meadows” co-star Callan Mulvey? However, underneath the candy-sweet exterior hides a ruthless gun-toting vigilante who takes it upon herself to right the wrongs in the world by whatever means necessary. Also read: Tribeca at 13: Film Festival Is Growing Up, but Still Hard to Pin Down. “It’s been exciting and rewarding,” the “Dawson Creek” alum tells TheWrap. Between this movie and “The Giver” and a couple of other indie movies, as well as an ABC pilot from Richard LaGravenese, your career seems to be undergoing a resurgence. , "Katie Holmes in Cleveland to shoot new movie: 'Miss Meadows' here through end of August", "Miss Meadows | 2014 Tribeca Film Festival", "Katie Holmes Goes Vigilante in the Trailer for Miss Meadows", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Miss_Meadows&oldid=980405564, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 26 September 2020, at 10:27. For me that's where the similarities end & Miss Meadows … He soon meets and develops an attraction to Miss Meadows due to her old-fashioned clothing and style of speech. See photos: 19 Must-See Movies at the Tribeca Film Festival This Year. In the opening scene, she is accosted by an obnoxious man in a pickup who pulls a gun to force her into his truck. Miss Meadows (or rather Mrs.?) Her mother's been dead for years. What’s next for you on the feature side? Katie Holmes: I read the script about a year ago and got on the phone with [writer-director] Karen Leigh Hopkins.