• The City of Your Final Destination (2007)

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Release Date: April 16th, 2010

DVD Release Date: August 17th, 2010

PG-13|1 hr 54 min

Plot Summary
An academic (Omar Metwally) goes to Uruguay to persuade the heirs of a deceased author to grant him permission to write the man's biography.

Cast: Omar Metwally, Anthony Hopkins, Laura Linney, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Alexandra Maria Lara, Norma Aleandro, Hiroyuki Sanada, Arturo Goetz

Director: James Ivory

Genres: Drama

Distributors: Screen Media Ventures

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  • Its appeal naturally will be to book-reading audiences who appreciate films with well-written dialogue, a tony cast, lush visuals and the triumph of civilized values. show more

  • The City of Your Final Destination does eventually prove intelligent enough about how we all become prisoners of dependency and obsession. Yet for a movie that argues for free agency and following your bliss rather than your career, it's awfully torpid. show more

  • A movie that feels as if it should have been a masterpiece. As it is, it's flawed, uneven work but deserves careful viewing. show more

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