MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 117 this week

An Almost Perfect Affair (1979)

PG  |   |  Comedy, Romance  |  27 April 1979 (USA)
5.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.2/10 from 205 users  
Reviews: 7 user | 2 critic

A smalltime US filmmaker goes to Cannes to try to get his movie in the limelight. A wife of one of the producers there gets interested in his story and they begin an affair.

Director:

Writers:

, (screenplay), 2 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

ON DISC

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 768 titles
created 20 Nov 2011
 
a list of 9976 titles
created 16 Mar 2013
 
a list of 1895 titles
created 20 Apr 2013
 
a list of 16 titles
created 12 Jul 2013
 
a list of 1834 titles
created 8 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: An Almost Perfect Affair (1979)

An Almost Perfect Affair (1979) on IMDb 5.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of An Almost Perfect Affair.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Kate is devastated when her rich husband dies. She thinks she has found someone to ease the pain but he is not what he seems. Kate must now fight for her life!

Director: Ian Barry
Stars: Brooke Shields, Masaya Katô, Craig Pearce
Running Wild (1995)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A filmmaker determines to document the story of a conservationist who is struggling to save wild leopards in Africa from extinction.

Director: Dee McLachlan
Stars: John Varty, Elmon Mhlongo, Brooke Shields
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

Faye Hanlon is a community-college professor with an emotionally depressed husband and an abundance of sexual frustration. Her sister drags her to a male strip-club for a girl's night out, ... See full summary »

Director: John G. Avildsen
Stars: Christopher Atkins, Lesley Ann Warren, Robert Logan
I Can Make You Love Me (TV Movie 1993)
Crime | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Laura Black has got it. She has got her master in computer science and she has got that great job in Silicon Valley. Time to say 'bye bye' to mom and dad and to leave Virginia. Everything ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Switzer
Stars: Richard Thomas, Brooke Shields, Viveka Davis
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Backstreet Dreams is the story of a man, who has a disturbed child. He and his wife take their son to a clinic, where he is diagnosed by a talented psychologist (Stevie), as being autistic.... See full summary »

Directors: Rupert Hitzig, Jason O'Malley
Stars: Brooke Shields, Jason O'Malley, Anthony Franciosa
Blue Lagoon (TV Series 2010)
Reality-TV
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

A mirage, a fantasy, a dream come true; a single man, stranded on a deserted island, finds reprise one morning when a boat carrying 5 gorgeous models drops anchor. Luckily for our man, it's... See full summary »

Stars: Aquila Bergstrom, Jenny Do, Freya Jones
Semi-Tough (1977)
Comedy | Romance | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A three-way friendship between two free-spirited professional football players and the owner's daughter becomes compromised when two of them become romantically involved.

Director: Michael Ritchie
Stars: Burt Reynolds, Kris Kristofferson, Jill Clayburgh
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

After a young girl is brutally murdered during her first communion, her strange and withdrawn older sister becomes the main suspect.

Director: Alfred Sole
Stars: Linda Miller, Mildred Clinton, Paula E. Sheppard
Sunburn (1979)
Comedy | Action | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
Director: Richard C. Sarafian
Stars: Farrah Fawcett, Charles Grodin, Art Carney
After Sex (2000)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

Five 1990s Californian couples, wed but one, illustrate or contradict the sexual relationship theories of two TV talk show hosts. The women shamelessly presume all men, including theirs, to... See full summary »

Director: Cameron Thor
Stars: Dan Cortese, Virginia Madsen, Maria Pitillo
Adventure | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

In the Victorian period, two children are shipwrecked on a tropical island in the South Pacific. With no adults to guide them, the two make a simple life together, unaware that sexual maturity will eventually intervene.

Director: Randal Kleiser
Stars: Brooke Shields, Christopher Atkins, Leo McKern
Wet Gold (TV Movie 1984)
Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Wet Gold is the story of a young woman (Laura), who works as a waitress in a cafe. Laura stumbles across a drunk elderly man (Sampson), who fills her with exciting stories of a boat that ... See full summary »

Director: Dick Lowry
Stars: Brooke Shields, Burgess Meredith, Thomas Byrd
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
Hal Raymond
...
Maria Barone
...
Federico 'Freddie' Barone
...
Carlo Barone
...
...
Amy Zon
Katya Berger ...
Maria & Freddie's Daughter
Andy Ho
Henri Garcin ...
Lt. Montand
Sady Rebbot
Luang Ham Chau
Jean-Pierre Zola
François Viaur
Edit

Storyline

A smalltime US filmmaker goes to Cannes to try to get his movie in the limelight. A wife of one of the producers there gets interested in his story and they begin an affair.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

27 April 1979 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cannesissa tapahtuu  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Federico 'Freddie' Barone: When the producer and director fight each other, the loser is always the picture.
See more »

Crazy Credits

Françoise Roumanet is credited as "French assistant editor" instead of "first assistant editor". See more »

Connections

References Fingers (1978) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Sad to hear of the death of Michael Ritchie
5 May 2001 | by (San Francisco) – See all my reviews

I, too, was in this bomb; my mother and I were the only people in the theater as it completed its short run here! What a shame that my brief career in Hollywood was in such a poor example of Michael Rithchie's work. But, just having heard of Ritchie's death a couple of weeks ago, I got to thinking how it was one of the most pleasant experiences of my life, just being an extra in one of his movies. Michael Ritchie was not only a talented director, but I can attest to the fact that he was a genuinely fine person as well. I feel immense sadness knowing that he is no longer with us.

Peter


1 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Good 3 am movie taharat71
Discuss An Almost Perfect Affair (1979) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?