As a mom, I always feel I have to protect them. I talk about them because they are the most important things in my life but they are private people. I won't use them for my own press.
Hopefully this movie will help people understand that if a child is never given the tools to know how to love others and love and respect themselves, this is what happens.
We are so lucky Americans are impressive with what they're willing to give. We get bashed too much. And, so many young people in this country give so much. They're not all gang bangers.
I'm at a time in my life where I'm so filled up that I don't want more.
That's human nature - the ups and downs.
Midwest kids got to summer camp. There is something very special about being away from your parents for the first time, sleeping under the stars, hiking and canoeing.
The great medical facilities are a relief for the parents, too, who don't have to think about caring for their young ones on their own for a weekend. They have a great time.
And we had a DJ - my childhood friend from Chicago came to be the DJ at our party out in LA. It was a party, rockin' and rolling, and it was dancing and fun. For me it was different; just to have family with us.
If you can feed your family, give them an education, then you are a success.
It's based around a Jewish family but it really is a universal theme about getting along and coming along.
My kids and my family are number one; I enjoy them the most.
So, do I think I'm missing something? I really don't, and I think that comes with age.
I love music and I love to dance.
Sometimes movies gloss over things, and it was important to me that this was realistic.
Special effects movies have taken over the universe. That and scary movies.