Skip to main content

R| 2 hr. 14 min.

Plot Summary
A diverse group of characters are thrown together through chance encounters while coping with urban chaos in L.A. The main focus is the growing friendship between an immigration lawyer (Kevin Kline) and a tow-truck driver (Danny Glover) who meet when Kline's car breaks down in a crime-ridden neighborhood.

Cast: Danny Glover , Kevin Kline , Steve Martin , Mary McDonnell , Mary-Louise Parker , Alfre Woodard , Jeremy Sisto , Tina Lifford

Director: Lawrence Kasdan

Genres: Drama

Distributor: 20th Century Fox

Grand Canyon (1991)

Release Date: December 18th, 1991|2 hr. 14 min.

watch now
  • subscription
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( )
  • 75
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Grand Canyon is most gripping when Kasdan shows people waking up to the world and finding that they need more than bromides. show more

  • 50
    Mike Clark USA Today

    Canyon is similarly slick, though even more heavy-handed in hammering home its points. [26 Dec 1991] show more

  • 70
    Julie Salamon Wall Street Journal

    Too often the film languishes as Mr. Kasdan poses Big Questions and then has his characters answer them in conversations that are so casual they seem improvised. [26 Dec 1991] show more

similar movies

  • Crash (2004)

  • Magnolia (1999)

  • Short Cuts (1993)

  • Fruitvale Station (2013)

  • Babel (2006)

Stay Connected with Moviefone

Download the Free App!

How do you watch stuff?


How else do you watch?

Select your online providers
My Settings

You are currently subscribed as: {email}


Get the latest reviews, movie news, photos, and trailers sent straight to your inbox.

Weekly Newsletter

Daily alerts


You're not following any movies.

These are the movies you’re currently following.

    Update settings