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Judy Berlin (1999)

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In this film, Judy is an aspiring actress who quits her job at a historical museum to take her chances in L.A. David also has show-biz aspirations, though he has no idea of what to do about it. When Judy and David meet, could romance be lurking around the corner?

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Cast

Edie Falco
as Judy Berlin
Bob Dishy
as Arthur Gold
Barbara Barrie
as Sue Berlin
Madeline Kahn
as Alice Gold
Aaron Harnick
as David Gold
Bette Henritze
as Dolores Engler
Glenn Fitzgerald
as Tour Guide
Marcus Giamatti
as Eddie Dillon
Arthur Anderson
as Dr. Stern
Keith Mulvihill
as Gas Station Attendent No. 1
Bob DeMarco
as Gas Station Attendent No. 2
Sylvia Kauders
as Woman on Bench
Diane Tyler
as Neighbor in Window
Julie Kessler
as Alice's Neighbor
Louisa Shafia
as Chatting Nurse
Renee Guest
as P.A. Announcer
Vic Caroli
as TV Announcer
Adam Blondrage
as Child in Class
Pamela Bossdorf
as Child in Class
Juliana Cardella
as Child in Class
Sandra Fleming
as Child in Class
Jamie Giannino
as Child in Class
Nicole Goldberg
as Child in Class
Victoria Kaplan
as Child in Class
Brett Lustig
as Child in Class
Victoria Pick
as Child in Class
Kaitlyn Rajzewski
as Child in Class
Erica Tamburro
as Child in Class
Gregory Tamburro
as Child in Class
Lalenur Tastan
as Child in Class
Suzan Tastan
as Child in Class
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Critic Reviews for Judy Berlin

All Critics (31) | Top Critics (6)

A humorous, melancholy look at a suburban community in Long Island whose characters include lonely housewives, frustrated teachers, and aspiring actresses, with wonderful performances by Edie Falco, Barbara Barrie and Madeline Kahn in her last role.

July 13, 2006 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Anything that a first-time filmmaker can do to annoy, Mendelsohn does it.

August 27, 2004 | Rating: 1.5/4

Black-and-white movie of crisp contrast and dreamlike content.

June 28, 2004 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…

Judy Berlin isn't just a slice-of-life movie; it's the quintessential slice-of-life movie--a movie whose primary purpose is to capture a moment in time and contectualize it.

September 8, 2002 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…

The debut feature film of Eric Mendelsohn reveals his fascination with the ordinary rhythms of everyday life on one extraordinary day.

October 13, 2001 | Full Review…

Lacks a punch that Mendelsohn's rough direction and the uneasy black-and-white photography can't provide.

April 20, 2001 | Rating: short | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Judy Berlin

½

Decent but inconsistent.

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