The Weekend Poster

Release Date: 1999

DVD Release Date: May 7th, 2002

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary
Friends and family gather in upstate New York on the first anniversary of a young man's (D.B. Sweeney) AIDS-related death.

Cast: Deborah Kara Unger, Jared Harris, D.B. Sweeney, Gena Rowlands, Brooke Shields, David Conrad, James Duval, Gary Jourdan

Director: Brian Skeet

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Lunatics and Lovers, Granada Film Productions

Ratings & Reviews

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  • It's a coffee-table movie, but what saves it are a couple of performances.Rowlands puts a spin on every line reading, Harris quietly mines regret, and Shields, assured and sexy, has never been this good.

  • Intelligent and holds your attention, like a mystery story unraveling. show more

  • You rarely see movies as dramatically uneven as The Weekend, which has a dreadful, one-star first half - followed by an interesting, three-star conclusion.

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