Love and Other Catastrophes Poster

Release Date: 1996

R|1 hr 16 min

Plot Summary
Mia (Frances O'Connor), an Australian college student, is suffering through an ugly breakup with her girlfriend (Radha Mitchell) and unsuccessfully trying to switch majors. Her roommate, Alice (Alice Garner), is late on her honors thesis and can't choose between a handsome part-time gigolo (Matthew Dyktynski) and a coy medical student looking to rent a room in their apartment (Matt Day). Together, the two friends attempt to manage their relationships and the frustrations of college life.

Cast: Matt Day, Matthew Dyktynski, Alice Garner, Frances O'Connor, Radha Mitchell, Suzi Dougherty, Kym Gyngell, Suzanne Dowling

Director: Emma-Kate Croghan

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Beyond Films, New Vision Films

Keywords: Lighthearted, Relationships, Growing up, Offbeat, Love, 1990s