Also Read: After giving it some thought, he accepts her invitation. Addie Moore Fonda has lived in the same small-town Colorado neighborhood as Louis Waters Redford for their entire adult lives. One night, Addie visits Louis to suggest that they spend the night together, non-sexually, to counter their loneliness. All this and Elizabeth Hurley, too. The film spryly manoeuvres itself away from the conclusion it initially makes you think you want, before alighting somewhere more unexpectedly satisfying and finely shaded. Maybe Addie and Louis deep down know where this is headed, too, but at the outset this is just a pragmatic decision. With: Jane Fonda, Robert Redford, Iain Armitage, Matthias Schoenaerts, Phyllis Somerville, Judy Greer, Bruce Dern.
Some films, like some lives, have a funny way of working out. Addie explains how her young daughter was killed by a driver after running into the street. Producers: Robert Redford, Finola Dwyer, Ted Sarandos, Erin Simms. Physical romance takes its time to enter the picture and, as the Bard once said, the course of true love never did run smooth, especially when adult children are around. Weber, adapted from the novel by Kent Haruf. Sleep together to get through the worst part of their day: those endless, silent stretches where the only thing to keep them company are their memories.
An actual piece of luggage might just imply commitment after all, let alone leaving clothes at her place. That's not to say Season 6 is drama-free. Much of the film involves these near-strangers filling in the details of their past. The Ebert Club is our hand-picked selection of content for Ebert fans. Filming was completed on November 2, 2016.
How will we look back on Gal Gadot and James Franco and The Rock? Louis talks about how he cheated on his wife and hurt Holly. Addie discloses how the death of her eleven-year old daughter in an accident took a toll on her marriage, while Louis talks about an affair that almost ended his marriage. The film stars , , , and. Their luck seems to change when dashing billionaire John Gage Robert Redford offers the couple one million dollars if he can spend the night with Diana. Running time 101 minutes Country United States Language English Our Souls at Night is a 2017 American directed by and written by and.
Addie then sells her house and moves in with Gene and Jamie, but soon rekindles her romance with Louis by telephone. It is based on the novel of same name by. No guns, no explosions, no screaming fights. Fonda won two Oscars, became infamous for her Vietnam War activism, married Ted Turner, made a bunch of aerobics videos, and then came back to acting in 2005. Then boy does Netflix has a show for you. Overall, Our Souls at Night is exactly what you want it to be: an excuse to watch two legends with over 100 years of acting experience between them build a romance from the ground or the bed on up. Here are our picks of must-watch shows for September.
Well, The Rock will be in his fifth term as President of the Irradiated States of America by then, so we do know some things. Addie, however, refuses to break off the relationship. October 2, 2017 The re-teaming of Jane Fonda and Robert Redford in a movie for the first time since the 1970s is the principal reason to give Our Souls at Night a look. Current-day problems also intrude in the form of her adult son, Gene a bitter , who has lost his furniture business along with his wife. And then watch the rest of the series or at least the first season , with pitch perfect performances by bad boy with a heart of gold Ben McKenzie, nerdgoals Adam Brody, Mischa Barton. They can have a little dinner, and then crawl into bed together and spend the night talking until they fall asleep.
It had its world premiere at the on September 1, 2017. Schoenaerts is a talented actor, but he feels out of place here, as does his early-2000s-secret-family-grudge subplot. So Addie has a proposition for Louis: How about they spend a night or two together? Will Jake Gyllenhaal still be starring in movies? And at their ages—Cat Ballou turns 80 later this year and the Sundance Kid hit 81 last month—they have everything to gain and nothing to lose by becoming a twosome at this autumnal stage in life, much like Addie and Louis. Will we still be talking about Emma Stone and Jennifer Lawrence in 50 years? Strongly played by Matthias Schoenaerts, convincingly hostile as always, Gene is having troubles in his own marriage, so much so that he leaves his 7-year-old son Jamie Iain Armitage with grandmother Addie for an extended period, something which adds yet another twist to her relationship with Louis. Weber, based on the novel by Kent Haruf.
He asks Addie if her seven-year-old grandson, Jamie, could stay with her for a while. Redford and Fonda share an easy chemistry, which is good considering how quiet and unassuming the film is. As one night extends to others, it is a real pleasure to experience this particular drama unfold. This is hardly the most testing work of their careers, and perhaps neither beautiful icon precisely exudes the true, worn-and-torn spirit of a life lived alone, even when accompanied, in the great suburban middle. One of the very best Bravo shows returns tonight and does all the things it does the so well: wonderfully messy dinner table gossip, hookups, awkward arguments, Southern culture lessons, and our very favorite friend group being the lovely goofballs we know and love them to be. Not that it plays it entirely safe.
And now, Netflix has brought these two legends together for Our Souls at Night, a late-in-life love story told with a most delicate hand. Their grown children have long since moved out of town. He also co-hosts the podcast and regularly appears on and. Redford plays Louis, Fonda plays Addie, next-door neighbors who have each been widowed. Dir: Ritesh Batra; Starring: Robert Redford, Jane Fonda, Iain Armitage, Matthias Schoenaerts, Judy Greer, Bruce Dern. Our Souls at Night will be released on Netflix on Friday 29th September.
The film received acclaim from critics, who appreciated the film's direction, adaptation from the novel, and performances especially Fonda , with critics widely praising the casting of Fonda and Redford and their chemistry. Screenplay: Scott Neustadter, Michael H. Through their conversations Louis and Addie grow closer, eventually sharing stories of their past. Louis may be socially out of practice himself — Addie has to prompt him to invite her in and to turn off the television — but he recognises that he shares the same need, and agrees to a trial run. A move is made and a house is sold. Universal Pictures International will distribute the film internationally.