The Last Good Time (1995)


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Senior citizens head the cast in this poignant comedy-drama which examines the close friendship between an lonely violinist and a young woman. The film is notable for it's lack of stereotypes and cheap sentimentality in it's depiction of aging. Seventy-year old Joseph Kopple is a retired violinist who remains haunted by memories of his beautiful, late wife. Though not totally friendless, his only real pleasure is his violin which he plays every night. One night he sees a terrible fight between … More

Rating: R
Genre: Drama, Comedy
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Written By: Bob Balaban, John McLaughlin
In Theaters:
Hallmark Entertainment


as Joseph Kopple

as Ida Cutler

as Howard Singer

as Charlotte Zwicki

as Barbara

as Dorothy

as Mrs. Wilder

as Nurse Westman

as Supermarket Manager

as Bartender

as Bus Driver
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Armin Mueller-Stahl delivers a riveting performance in Balaban's sensitive, well-observed dramedy about an old man whose life changes dramatically after a fateful encounter with a much younger woman.

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