Same Time, Next Year (1978)
Average Rating: 4.5/10
Reviews Counted: 5
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Release Date: Nov 22, 1978 Limited
Average Rating: 3.8/5
User Ratings: 4,270
Based on Bernard Slade's Broadway play of the same name, this film is about George, a married New Jersey accountant (Alan Alda), and Doris, a housewife (Ellen Burstyn). The two accidentally meet in a Californian country inn in 1951. They have an affair, which they continue for the next 25 years, meeting only once a year for a weekend getaway at the same hotel. Through their long-running love affair, the audience witnesses the changes within America and its lifestyles over the course of a quarter
Nov 22, 1978 Limited
Apr 6, 2004
Universal Pictures - Official Site
It's funny, sad, unexpected and moving. Just like life and its relationships
An overlong, tiresome, excessively theatrical comedy, based on Bernard Slade's play, about a 25 year tryst of a married man and married woman (Ellen Burstyn and Alan Alda.
Satisfied neither to be honestly frivolous or sincerely ambitious, Same Time, Next Year winds up giving a bad name both to comedy and to drama.
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- Même heure l'année prochaine (FR)
- El próximo año, a la misma hora (ES)