• R, 2 hr.
  • Drama
  • Directed By:
    Rick Rosenthal
    In Theaters:
    Nov 11, 1988 Wide
    On DVD:
    Dec 7, 2004
  • Paramount Home Video

Opening

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100% Boyhood Jul 11
15% Rage Jul 11
21% A Long Way Down Jul 11
—— The Class Of '92 Jul 08

Top Box Office

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48% Earth to Echo $8.4M
49% Maleficent $6.2M
53% Jersey Boys $5.2M
24% Think Like a Man Too $4.9M
90% Edge of Tomorrow $3.7M

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New Episodes Tonight

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79% Halt and Catch Fire: Season 1
64% The Last Ship: Season 1
100% Last Tango in Halifax: Season 2
69% The Leftovers: Season 1
50% The Musketeers: Season 1
46% Reckless: Season 1
54% Salem: Season 1
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—— Unforgettable: Season 2
80% Vicious: Season 1
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Distant Thunder Reviews

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Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily

| Original Score: 2/5

October 6, 2005
Chuck Rudolph
Matinee Magazine

Lithgow's raw performance helps to counteract the run-of-the-mill plot.

| Original Score: 2/5

July 25, 2002
Frank Swietek
One Guy's Opinion

| Original Score: 2/5

April 15, 2004
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000
Brian Mckay
eFilmCritic.com

Cliched film about Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, but with surprisingly strong performances by Lithgow and Macchio.

| Original Score: 3/5

March 19, 2003
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

| Original Score: 3/5

August 28, 2005
Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader
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January 1, 2000
Hal Hinson
Washington Post
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January 1, 2000
Janet Maslin
New York Times
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May 20, 2003

Film4
May 24, 2003

Time Out
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January 26, 2006
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