Very good movie, the sets were wonderful and the story was engaging. The acting, for the most part, was Oscar worthy. It had a little drag in the beginning, but most dramas do.
A little side note: The scenes of her home and some of the community were filmed in San Dimas. I was able to see some of the filming as I live 10 minutes away from there.
As usual here is my Yahoo! review that sums it up for me: