Enemies, a Love Story

1989, Comedy/Drama, 1h 59m

26 Reviews 1,000+ Ratings

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Enemies, a Love Story finds writer-director Paul Mazursky operating near peak form, weaving a richly melodramatic tapestry brought to life by a stellar cast. Read critic reviews

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Herman Broder (Ron Silver), a Holocaust survivor living in New York City and struggling with depression after his ordeals in the war, makes his living ghostwriting for a rabbi. Herman is married to Yadwiga (Margaret Sophie Stein) but is also having an affair with Masha (Lena Olin), a married woman. Things grow even more chaotic when Herman's first wife, Tamara (Anjelica Huston), who he thought had died in the war, shows up in New York as well. Based on the novel by Isaac Bashevis Singer.

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  • Jan 04, 2010
    Not something to necessarily bring joy on a Saturday night but a good effort nonetheless.
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