Head over Heels (1979)





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Based on the novel by Ann Beattie, the film concerns office-worker Charles (John Heard) who falls in love with a woman named Laura, (Mary Beth Hurt) who is separated from her husband. When Laura returns to her marriage, Charles becomes obsessed. The film is also known as Head over Heels.
Comedy , Drama
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MGM Home Entertainment

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Griffin Dunne
as Dr. Mark
John Heard
as Charles Richardson
Mary Beth Hurt
as Laura Conley
Frances Bay
as Mrs. DeLillo
Allen Joseph
as Blind Man
Jerry Hardin
as Patterson
Oscar Rowland
as Hardware man
Nora Heflin
as Betty
Ann Beattie
as Waitress
Beverly Booth Rowland
as Woman in Park
Linda Alper
as Girl Optician
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Critic Reviews for Head over Heels

All Critics (1)

charmingly acted, wittily scripted, wrily romantic

Full Review… | November 21, 2014
The L Magazine

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Full Review… | January 2, 2012
Jigsaw Lounge

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August 21, 2005

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Full Review… | February 13, 2001

Audience Reviews for Head over Heels

A good movie about love lost. There are some good actors in this movie, too. I liked it, it's good, not great, but good.

Aj V
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