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PG-13| 1 hr. 39 min.

Plot Summary
Once-popular opera diva Jean Horton (Maggie Smith) creates a stir with her arrival at Beecham House, a home for retired performers. No one feels the uproar more than Reginald (Tom Courtenay), Jean's ex-husband, who still stings from her long-ago infidelity. Most of the other Beecham residents are delighted, and try to convince Jean to join them in a performance of "Rigoletto." Jean, however, knows that she is long past her prime and is reluctant to sully the memory of her once-lovely voice.

Cast: Maggie Smith , Tom Courtenay , Billy Connolly , Pauline Collins , Michael Gambon , Sheridan Smith , Andrew Sachs , Gwyneth Jones

Director: Dustin Hoffman

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: Weinstein Co.

Quartet (2013)

Release Date: January 11th, 2013|1 hr. 39 min.

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  • 75
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    The actors are world-class charmers, and the magnificent Dame Maggie is the diva divine. Her wit still stings, as it does on "Downton Abbey." show more

  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    Quartet is buoyed by the Scottish charm of Billy Connolly, as a lovable flirt and extrovert - he is a delight and also a locus of truth in every scene he's in. show more

  • 75
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    Quartet is endearing, sometimes even irresistible. show more

  • June 29, 2013 ScholarsforPeace
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    This was an extraordinarily terrific film filled with wonderful acting, music and a terrific story line. Full of hope and redemption and just plain fun for viewers of all ages. Just delightful

  • June 13, 2013 rommyjaime
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    Excellent. Only well educated people with a love for the arts will appreciate this movie

  • April 13, 2013 twalsh4440
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    Very Good Movie Dustin Hoffman did a fantastic job with phenominal Actors and aging life stories. Stay for the Credits very good. Dustin in \"Hook\" did not know where you were in the movie until a couple of minutes after. Genius

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