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Foreign Affairs (1993)

Two couples find love and comfort in London. A reserved, but lonely aging American female college professor meets a self-confident, married, but disillusioned aging American and aging English actress meets a young lively American.

Director:

Jim O'Brien

Writers:

Alison Lurie (novel), Chris Bryant (teleplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Joanne Woodward ... Vinnie Miner
Brian Dennehy ... Chuck Mumpson
Eric Stoltz ... Fred Turner
Stephanie Beacham ... Rosemary Radley
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Geoffrey Beevers Geoffrey Beevers ... Fortnum's Assistant
Susan Bovell Susan Bovell ... Stewardess
Roger Brierley Roger Brierley ... Mr. Simpkins
Rowena Cooper Rowena Cooper ... Mrs. Simpkins
Sam Cox Sam Cox ... Airport Official
Desmond Cullum-Jones Desmond Cullum-Jones ... Sir Harry
Eileen Davies ... Fortnum's Cashier
Julian Firth ... Burberry's Assistant
Robert Hands Robert Hands ... David Hewson
Emma Healey Emma Healey ... Fiona Simpkins
Amy Hodge Amy Hodge ... Schoolgirl #1
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Two couples find love and comfort in London. A reserved, but lonely aging American female college professor meets a self-confident, married, but disillusioned aging American and aging English actress meets a young lively American.

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Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 March 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Affari di cuore See more »

Company Credits

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Where's the DVD?
29 May 2018 | by blrnaniSee all my reviews

I recorded this film in video, so I haven't watched it for a long time (hence the good but conservative rating) and would love to obtain a DVD copy. My memory is of a delightful, mature, superbly acted film that I found quite enchanting. I am a fan of Brian Dennehy and respect Joanne Woodward as a classical actress of the first order, worthy of the sort of status that Helen Mirren is being accorded nowadays, even though I don't always like her films. The supporting cast were also excellent, as was the scenery.


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