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A long-time married couple who've spent their lives together in the same New York apartment become overwhelmed by personal and real estate-related issues when they plan to move away.
Publisher: Canada :, Distributed in Canada by Mongrel Media,, 2015.
Copyright Date: ©2014
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (DVD) (92 min.) :,sound, colour ;,4 3/4 in.
digital, video, Dolby Digital 5.1, rda
2.40:1 widescreen, rda
DVD, rda
video file, DVD, region 1, rda

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jazzy4u
Aug 29, 2019

Cynthia Dixon was the best actor here, I really believed she was a realtor (and when she got screwed out of her hard work I was completely on her side). Freeman was boring, to say the very least. Keaton never, ever fails to act exactly like herself so her stuttering, clumsy mannerisms were shallow and boring as well. Everyone used God's name to curse with which was a huge turn off. This relationship between these two was like night and day. Not even the furnishing's matched either one of their personalities. It was truly like watching two strangers pretending to be in a relationship.

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bookfilmsource
Aug 18, 2019

Sweet film.

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Bookworm39
Jul 24, 2019

A Great Movie. Dian Keaton and Morgan Fairchild are fantastic in it. Love the story. This is a movie worth watching. If you are a little older you will relate to it a lot.

ArapahoeMarcia May 01, 2019

I think you will enjoy spending a weekend with this long-time married couple looking to sell their apartment. Entertaining and insightful.

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dsw3914
Sep 18, 2018

While not the greatest movie ever, and one I do not remember ever seeing in advertised at a theater, it is pleasant enough with a couple of proven actors. It has a couple of themes i think. The first is growing older in a contented way and the second is the complete difference in generations. I am in Keaton's and Freeman's generation and glad to be there rather than in the younger one. Yes, I know not all 30-somethings are as rude and condescending as the ones here.

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SunnySanMateo
Sep 03, 2018

Cute, romantic aging couple in transition, deals with some challenging issues. Diane Keaton playing her typical ditsy self of being confused and confident while Morgan Freedman tries to be a supportive husband. Movie moves along with some cute parts and realistic view of buying real estate in a hot market.

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lizardi
Apr 09, 2018

Two likeable actors, and one quite boring, shallow movie. Frankly, it was hard to believe the chemistry between these two - they only kiss twice (albeit married 40 years.) It is a piece of forgettable fluff - and it takes place in my home town of NYC. Best actor in the movie? The dog.

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tenet
Jul 25, 2017

Rated 6/10. Freeman was very good in this, which is why I gave it a 6. This movie was above average, but the plot was a bit thin.

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firefly5
Jul 01, 2017

Delightful movie although I was getting a little bored around the middle of this. Too much of the back and forth dealing and a little too much chatter from the real estate lady.

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JeanieG
Apr 14, 2017

Good acting, good story. Very enjoyable film dealing with a real life dilemma that many end up struggling with. There comes a time in life when - for whatever reasons, in this case getting old - you have to consider leaving the home you have lived in for many years. I especially enjoyed the portrayal of the real estate agent. I know there are good ones but too many are like this. And no gratuitous sex or violence!

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wendybird Jul 14, 2015

from IMDB: " A husband (Morgan Freeman) and wife (Diane Keaton) spend a hectic weekend pondering the sale of the apartment they've shared for more than 40 years."

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jimg2000
Feb 08, 2016

Alex: All day we've been throwing numbers back and forth, like they don't mean anything. 850, 900, 950. Sugar, we're not rich. We need to get a grip on reality here.
Ruth: I know. You're right. It's just... I wish we could give it to them.
Alex: I wish a lot of things. I wish we could give our apartment to whoever needed it.
I wish we could give it to that lady on the bed and her little girl. Most of all, I wish I could run up and down the damn stairs, like I used to, for the rest of my life.
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Alex: Those few days were like one big roller coaster ride. And, like most rides, we ended up where we began. Still, it reminded us who we are. What we have. It was worth it, if only for that.

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