• Before Midnight (2013)

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

Ratings & Reviews

  • 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

  • 90
    Bob MondelloNPR

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

  • 100
    Peter TraversRolling Stone

    Whatever a modern love story is, Before Midnight takes it to the next level. It's damn near perfect. show more

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