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Streaming Video - 2014
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Morgan Freeman and Diane Keaton star in this charming comedy about a married couple whose attempts at selling their New York apartment don't quite go as planned over the course of one crazy weekend.
Publisher: [United States] : Mongrel Media : Made available through hoopla, 2014.
Branch Call Number: Internet Access
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 streaming video file (approximately 92 min.)) :,sound, color


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Jul 25, 2017

Rated 6/10. Freeman was very good in this, which is why I gave it a 6. This movie was above average, but the plot was a bit thin.

Jul 01, 2017

Delightful movie although I was getting a little bored around the middle of this. Too much of the back and forth dealing and a little too much chatter from the real estate lady.

Apr 14, 2017

Good acting, good story. Very enjoyable film dealing with a real life dilemma that many end up struggling with. There comes a time in life when - for whatever reasons, in this case getting old - you have to consider leaving the home you have lived in for many years. I especially enjoyed the portrayal of the real estate agent. I know there are good ones but too many are like this. And no gratuitous sex or violence!

Apr 01, 2017

I enjoyed this film. An older couple, still in love, and what direction they take in their autumn years. Worth watching if you enjoy a simple love story that takes place in New York. Very good acting and production qualities. Not high action, but still a good story.

Mar 09, 2017

I really enjoyed this movie. Nice relaxing movie about an older couple still very much in love. They come to realize what they have is more than just a home.

Nov 15, 2016

This movie would not play in my DVD player. Possibly why there are no other reviews for this movie so far..??

ladydebv Jun 11, 2016

Slow moving, not your typical Keaton or Freeman movie... I almost stopped watching it as I continued to wait to see when something was going to happen... I did watch till the end in spite of wanting to turn it off... The last 10 minutes made it almost worth watching... Not my favorite Diane Keaton movie... Acting was very good though and a good story.

Jun 06, 2016

Great fun and a fabulous story line. Nice to see older actors getting some time on screen. Totally enjoyed.

May 21, 2016

This was a very enjoyable film about living & retiring in Brooklyn. PG 13. Clean enjoyable movie for any age. With Diane Keaton, Morgan Freeman you cant go wrong!

Feb 14, 2016

Liked the movie. A bit slow in places. It stressed me out a bit since it dealt with wheeling-and-dealing for a New York apartment.

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wendybird Jul 14, 2015

from IMDB: " A husband (Morgan Freeman) and wife (Diane Keaton) spend a hectic weekend pondering the sale of the apartment they've shared for more than 40 years."


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Feb 08, 2016

Alex: All day we've been throwing numbers back and forth, like they don't mean anything. 850, 900, 950. Sugar, we're not rich. We need to get a grip on reality here.
Ruth: I know. You're right. It's just... I wish we could give it to them.
Alex: I wish a lot of things. I wish we could give our apartment to whoever needed it.
I wish we could give it to that lady on the bed and her little girl. Most of all, I wish I could run up and down the damn stairs, like I used to, for the rest of my life.
Alex: Those few days were like one big roller coaster ride. And, like most rides, we ended up where we began. Still, it reminded us who we are. What we have. It was worth it, if only for that.

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