• Ira and Abby (2007)

Ira and Abby

Release Date: September 14th, 2007

DVD Release Date: January 29th, 2008

R |1 hr 41 min

Plot Summary

A rocky road is ahead when Ira (Chris Messina), a neurotic doctoral candidate, meets and marries Abby (Jennifer Westfeldt), a free-spirit, almost on a whim. The pair enjoy marital bliss for awhile, but the relationship hits the skids when Ira learns Abby is twice-divorced. The marriage breaks apart, but the lovers have yet to realize that they may not be able to live without one another.

Cast: Chris Messina, Jennifer Westfeldt, Frances Conroy, Fred Willard, Judith Light, Robert Klein, Maddie Corman, Jason Alexander

Director: Robert Cary

Genres: Romantic comedy

Production Co: Team Todd

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Lou LumenickNew York Post

    Isn't as sharply directed as "Jessica Stein," but it's still a formidable crowd-pleaser. show more

  • 75
    Michael PhillipsChicago Tribune

    The film may be slight, but it is not stupid, and director Robert Cary keeps both stickiness and shtickiness at bay. show more

  • 75
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Works its way under your skin, and then into your heart. show more

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