MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 33,763 this week

Radiant City (1996)

TV Movie  |   |  31 March 1996 (USA)
5.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.9/10 from 104 users  
Reviews: 5 user

This movie is about life in the projects circa 1958: Driven to the brink by her overworked and unsensitive husband and horrendously selfish children, Brooklyn-based housewife Gloria Goodman... See full summary »

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 4835 titles
created 12 Jul 2011
 
a list of 394 titles
created 12 Oct 2011
 
list image
a list of 4741 titles
created 8 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Radiant City" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Radiant City (TV Movie 1996)

Radiant City (TV Movie 1996) on IMDb 5.9/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Radiant City.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Nevada (1997)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Chrysty walks through the desert carrying nothing and heading nowhere. She enters a very small town called Silver City. The local community of woman is intrigued by the sudden arrival of an... See full summary »

Director: Gary Tieche
Stars: Amy Brenneman, Ben Browder, James Wilder
Toothless (TV Movie 1997)
Comedy | Fantasy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A dentist is cast into limbo after her death in a bike accident and is given the assignment to act as The Tooth Fairy as her action to be admitted into heaven.

Director: Melanie Mayron
Stars: Kirstie Alley, Dale Midkiff, Ross Malinger
Madhouse (1990)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

The luxurious villa of Mark and Jessie Bannister, a yuppie couple, is overrun by loads of uninvited guests who turn the house up side down.

Director: Tom Ropelewski
Stars: Richard Alexander, Kirstie Alley, John Larroquette
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A real estate hustler and his wife hide from the IRS among the Amish.

Director: Bryan Spicer
Stars: Tim Allen, Kirstie Alley, Jay O. Sanders
3 Chains o' Gold (Video 1994)
Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

In Egypt, princess Maytes father is assassinated by 7 men, leaving her with the sacred three chains of gold. She decides to seek out the help of Prince in USA, and sends him a tape of her ... See full summary »

Directors: Parris Patton, Prince, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Prince, Levi Seacer Jr., Tony Mosley
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A frustrated woman's life gets even more frustrating once she gets into an affair with a man who suffers a fatal heart attack after their fling.

Director: Carl Reiner
Stars: Kirstie Alley, Bill Pullman, Carrie Fisher
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A small town beauty pageant turns deadly as it becomes clear that someone will go to any lengths to win.

Director: Michael Patrick Jann
Stars: Kirsten Dunst, Denise Richards, Ellen Barkin
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Suffering from writer's block and eagerly awaiting his writing award, Harry Block remembers events from his past and scenes from his best-selling books as characters, real and fictional, come back to haunt him.

Director: Woody Allen
Stars: Woody Allen, Judy Davis, Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Veronica's Closet (1997–2000)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Veronica is the best romance expert around. Unfortunately, her expertise only works on others. After dumping her womanizing husband, she must build back her life and image through her ... See full summary »

Stars: Kirstie Alley, Kathy Najimy, Dan Cortese
Infidelity (TV Movie 1987)
Romance | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Director: David Lowell Rich
Stars: Kirstie Alley, Lee Horsley, Laurie O'Brien
Sins of the Past (TV Movie 1984)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A ring of call girls leaves the "business" when one of them is murdered. The survivors change their names and leave town. However, they are reunited 15 years later when another one of them ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Roger Hunt
Stars: Barbara Carrera, Kim Cattrall, Debby Boone
Suddenly (TV Movie 1996)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A fellow paraplegic tries to help a bitter woman reclaim her life following an accident.

Director: Robert Allan Ackerman
Stars: Kirstie Alley, Jason Beghe, Colleen Camp
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Gloria Goodman
...
Al Goodman
...
Bert Kramer
...
Flo
...
Stewie Goodman
...
Sherry Goodman
Jordan Hughes ...
Oscar
...
Goldie
...
Sylvia
Myra Fried ...
Harriet
Fab Filippo ...
Johnny
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
...
Mr. Lewis
Adam Brazier ...
Doo Wop 3rd
...
Ruthie
Dick Callahan ...
Pete
Edit

Storyline

This movie is about life in the projects circa 1958: Driven to the brink by her overworked and unsensitive husband and horrendously selfish children, Brooklyn-based housewife Gloria Goodman (Kirstie Alley) seeks a meaning to life. Suddenly, she meets Bert Kramer (Gil Bellows), a hipper-than-thou young writer, who shows her a new view on life... and also the possibility of a passionate romance... Will she be seduced or will she find her own path in life? Or maybe both? Written by Miguel Cane <stepford@yahoo.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

31 March 1996 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Lököttek háza  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

References Peyton Place (1957) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Great movie
18 November 2006 | by (Brazil) – See all my reviews

The movie shows the common life of people who wants to change their life and move around. It's a great movie, touching, and I recommend. Tells the story of a family who lives in a condo, whose name is Radiant City. The mother, Kirstie Alley, tired of being just the mother, and live the boring life with the gossip and little things, and goes to find a job. Then she learns how life can be exciting and funny. But she doesn't tell her husband about this new job, and they got problems to continuous on the condo. The movie is plenty of music, and the boys and girls who we used to see in a production that shows the 60s. The word of the kids deserves the attention.


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

Message Boards

Discuss Radiant City (1996) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?