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Or: I Was a Teenage Madonna. When you find yourself in times of trouble (say, assembling toys at 2 a.m. on Xmas morning), let Mother Mary come to you in the graceful, grave form of Keisha Castle-Hughes. It's the matriarchal answer movie to "The Passion of the Christ."
It's also a warm-up for director Catherine Hardwicke, whose teenage-angst vampire film, "Twilight," is this season's smash.
— Ty Burr and Wesley Morris