• Flannel Pajamas (2006)

Flannel Pajamas

Release Date: November 15th, 2006

DVD Release Date: April 10th, 2007

R |2 hr 4 min

Plot Summary

A dinner date evolves into love for a New York couple (Justin Kirk, Julianne Nicholson), who soon marry and settle into home life. The husband, Stuart, is a successful theater promoter, while his wife, Nicole, wants to establish a catering business. Family tragedy and personal disappointments intrude on the couple's happiness, and the relationship begins to deteriorate.

Cast: Justin Kirk, Julianne Nicholson, Rebecca Schull, Chelsea Altman, Michelle Federer, Tom Bower, Jamie Harrold, Stephanie Roth Haberle

Director: Jeff Lipsky

Genres: Romance

Production Co: Flannel Pajamas/Gigantic Pictures, Plainview Pictures

Keywords: Transformation, New York City, Love, 2000s, Moving, Engaging, Emotional, Sacrifice, Marriage, Friend

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Maitland McDonaghTV Guide Magazine

    Strong performances and sharp dialogue distinguish Jeff Lipsky's melancholy second feature, which charts the two-year course of a "perfect" relationship whose flaws are evident from the outset. show more

  • 75
    Mick LaSalleSan Francisco Chronicle

    Curiously, the film seems to have no discernible point, and yet -- this is practically unique -- the absence of a point becomes, in itself, a form of narrative interest. show more

  • 50
    James GreenbergThe Hollywood Reporter

    What starts out seeming like a poor man's Woody Allen morphs into something closer to an American version of "Scenes From a Marriage." show more

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