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Opening Night

PG-13| 2 hr. 24 min.

Plot Summary
Actress Myrtle Gordon (Gena Rowlands) is a functioning alcoholic actress who is a few days from the opening night of her latest play, concerning a woman distraught about aging. One night a car kills one of Myrtle's fans who is chasing her limousine in an attempt to get the star's attention. Myrtle internalizes the accident and goes on a spiritual quest, but fails to finds the answers she is after. As opening night inches closer and closer, fragile Myrtle must find a way to make the show go on.

Cast: Gena Rowlands , Ben Gazzara , Joan Blondell , John Cassavetes , Paul Stewart , Zohra Lampert ,

Director: John Cassavetes

Genres: Drama

Opening Night (1977)

Release Date: January 1st, 1977|2 hr. 24 min.

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