Before Midnight

Release Date: May 24th, 2013

DVD Release Date: October 22nd, 2013

R |1 hr 49 min

Plot Summary

On the last night of their idyllic Greek vacation, longtime lovers Jesse (Ethan Hawke) and Celine (Julie Delpy) reminisce about their lives together and what different choices might have brought.

Cast: Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy, Seamus Davey-Fitzpatrick, Jennifer Prior, Charlotte Prior, Walter Lassally, Xenia Kalogeropoulou, Ariane Labed

Director: Richard Linklater

Genres: Romance

Production Co: Castle Rock Entertainment, Venture Forth, Faliro House

Keywords: Car , Friend , Hotel , Intense , 2010s , Emotional , Sacrifice , Love , Brooding , House , Daughter , Temptation ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 90
    Bob MondelloNPR

    Delpy and Hawke have never been more persuasive. Nor has the series. show more

  • 100
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    This is a movie that mines deep beneath the surface of human feeling. It will make you think - about love, about life, about two people who aren't real, except that they've become so for so many of us in this improbably successful indie franchise. show more

  • 100
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    The work Richard Linklater and company started in 1995's Before Sunrise retains a clarity of spirit undimmed by 18 years. show more

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Awards

Nominated Writing (Adapted Screenplay)
Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy