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Last Chance Harvey (2008)

Details Release Dates: Jan 16, 2009 and Jan 23, 2009; Limited Release: Dec 25, 2008; Rated: PG-13; Length: 92 Minutes; Genre: Romance; With: Dustin Hoffman and Emma Thompson; Distributor: Overture

Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Emma Thompson
Directed by: Joel Hopkins
Release date: December 25

British writer-director Hopkins custom-built Last Chance Harvey, a September-December romance, for Hoffman. In an emotional pas de deux, the actor's Willy Loman-like loser meets another bottomed-out lonelyheart (Thompson) in an airport; the two then stroll through London till dawn. Think Before Sunset for the AARP crowd.

Originally posted Oct 31, 2008 Published in issue #1019 Nov 07, 2008 Order article reprints