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R| 1 hr. 55 min.

Plot Summary
In the next 24 hours, Joe (Alan Cumming) and Sally Therrian's (Jennifer Jason Leigh) roller-coaster marriage will go through an unexpected transformation - witnessed and abetted by their closest friends at an anniversary party that will not soon be forgotten. As the party games grow serious, what becomes clear is that Joe and Sally stand on the precipice of change, asking the questions facing all modern relationships.

Cast: Alan Cumming , Jennifer Jason Leigh , Steven Freedman , Clara Demedrano , John Benjamin Hickey , Parker Posey , Owen Kline ,

Directors: Jennifer Jason Leigh , Alan Cumming

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Fine Line Features

The Anniversary Party (2001)

Release Date: June 8th, 2001|1 hr. 55 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 70
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    They turn what could have been an acting stunt into an intimate and compelling study of bruised emotions. show more

  • 100
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    A caustic comedy of Hollywood manners. show more

  • 50
    Staff [Not Credited] USA Today

    If one of its points is to show that underused thirtyish actresses still are attractive, it succeeds with Leigh and Cates -- and Jennifer Beals, who also provides a flashback feeling playing Cummings' ex-squeeze. show more

  • September 22, 2012 Janis
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    saw this last night, for the first time, on the Sundance channel. I loved it, but I love these independent movies and loved the actuing. Very nice sotry about people.

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