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Modern Love (1990)

R | | Comedy | 20 April 1990 (USA)
Modern marriage is examined in this comedy drama about Greg, an anxious guy who must deal with the pressures and responsibilities of marriage, pregnancy, fatherhood and family life in general.

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Robby Benson

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Robby Benson
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Robby Benson ... Greg
Karla DeVito ... Billie
Rue McClanahan ... Mrs. Evelyn Parker
Burt Reynolds ... Colonel Frank Parker
Frankie Valli ... Mr. Hoskins
Kaye Ballard ... Receptionist
Cliff Bemis ... Dirk Martin
Louise Lasser ... Greg's Mom
Lyric Benson Lyric Benson ... Chloe
Debra Port Debra Port ... Annabell
Stan Brown Stan Brown ... Dr. Reed
Lou Kaplan Lou Kaplan ... Greg's dad
Lori Tate Lori Tate ... Delivery nurse
Beth Meadows ... Mary Miller (as Beth Meadows Calvert)
Sharyn Greene Sharyn Greene ... Shayne
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Modern marriage is examined in this comedy drama about Greg, an anxious guy who must deal with the pressures and responsibilities of marriage, pregnancy, fatherhood and family life in general.

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Comedy

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 April 1990 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Amor Moderno See more »

Filming Locations:

Beaufort, South Carolina, USA See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Another film lost to technology
15 January 2002 | by midnightraneSee all my reviews

This really is a good film, provided you're in the right mood. The 'mood' being one of relaxation and contentment. If you're not, you'll probably hate this film, or least you'll hate the way it makes you feel. But if you are already somewhat subdued and in the mood for a little 'none-too-heavy' movie entertainment, this is a superb choice. It examines life, love, marriage and parenting from various angles and perceptions. It starts a wee bit slow so bear with it. It goes down smooth and leaves a satisfyingly sweet after taste. Karla DeVito's 'sweet smile' is worth the price of admission alone. Sadly, this film's poor reception and the advent of DVD technology will most likely relegate it to dusty shelves and Beta machines-if it hasn't already. 8/10.


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