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R| 1 hr. 36 min.

Plot Summary
In this Canadian drama by Don McKellar, various citizens of Toronto anxiously await the end of the world, which is occurring, for reasons explained, at midnight. While widower Patrick Wheeler (McKellar) braces for his fate, he meets Sandra (Sandra Oh), the wife of a businessman, who is intent on committing suicide. Meanwhile, Patrick's friend Craig Zwiller (Callum Keith Rennie), embracing a hedonistic approach to the apocalypse, decides to have as much sex as he can while there is still time.

Cast: Don McKellar , Sandra Oh , Callum Keith Rennie , Sarah Polley , David Cronenberg , Tracy Wright , Geneviève Bujold , Roberta Maxwell

Director: Don McKellar

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: Lionsgate Films

Last Night (1999)

Release Date: November 5th, 1999|1 hr. 36 min.

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  • 75
    Peter Stack San Francisco Chronicle

    Writer and first-time director Don McKellar, also one of the film's stars, makes the plot gimmick an inventive jumping-off point for an exploration of humanity in a state of quiet panic. show more

  • 75
    Jack Mathews New York Daily News

    Though the film is dark and the ideas run deep, it's perversely fun to think about. show more

  • 81
    Michael Atkinson Mr. Showbiz

    Easily the best millennial movie, Don McKellar's Last Night is also the only one to use the idea of apocalyptic end-time as a vehicle to explore the absurdity of human desire. show more

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