• Better Living (2000)

Better Living

Release Date: June 25th, 2000

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 35 min

Plot Summary

After 15 years, a man (Roy Scheider) reappears in his family's life with plans to sell its assets and move everyone to a cave.

Cast: Olympia Dukakis, Roy Scheider, Edward Herrmann, Deborah Hedwall, Catherine Corpeny, Wendy Hoopes, James Villemaire, Phyllis Somerville

Director: Max Mayer

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Goldheart Pictures

Ratings & Reviews

  • 9
    Michael AtkinsonMr. Showbiz

    Better, as they say, than a poke in the eye with a sharp stick -- but only just.

  • 25
    David SterrittChristian Science Monitor

    Not even veteran talents like Dukakis and Scheider can surmount the artificial dialogue, arbitrary plot twists, and wan humor of this disappointing comedy-drama. show more

  • 38
    Elizabeth WeitzmanNew York Daily News

    Made in 1998, the picture sags beneath the leaden weight of its pre-millennial theme. show more

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