Up Close And Personal details
|Starring:||Glenn Plummer, Scott Bryce, Michelle Pfeiffer, J, Dedee Pfeiffer, Raymond Cruz, Kate Nelligan, Joe Mantegna, Stockard Channing, Robert Redford, Noble Winningham|
|Studio:||ENTERTAINMENT IN VIDEO|
Up Close And Personal
|Run time:||1 hour 59 minutes|
|Rental release:||23 Aug 1999|
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Break out the tisues.By Jim Laurie from Tunbridge Wells, England , 02 Sep 2004
[Highly rated reviewer]The girls in my family reckon that this is the best 'weepy' of the lot. But that shouldn't prevent the boys enjoying one of Michelle Pfieffer's cleverest performances as a 'wannabe' TV presenter. Clever casting has Robert Redford as her mentor and the pair of them sizzle. No gratuitous sex so most of the family can watch. A mostly happy, sometimes dramatic, love story with a heart-breaking ending. Very, very enjoyable.
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You feel like you're there in the studioBy PoloBeanScotland (32 reviews) , 23 Oct 2011Wonderful love story, lots of passion, lots of chemistry between Pfeiffer (looking stunning throughout) and Redford, the casanova of the newsroom. At the same time we're offered a real insight into how TV news in the late seventies/early eighties actually worked, and the kind of people who lived that life. You feel like you're there in the studio. I loved it.
Up close and personalBy a customer from Richmond , 06 Feb 2011
THIS REVIEW CONTAINS SPOILERS Show review anywayHideDisappointing because I am now fed up seeing Robert Redford in the same role film after film -as the mentor who gets the girl in the end-as other reviewers have said it is predictable.
Irritating and bad actingBy a customer from Leicester , 17 Sep 2010With two good actors, thought we would like this but found it irritating and a bit stupid. Not my kind of film after all. Predictable, and so only watched about 1/2 hour of it. Perhaps it got better, but we didn't wait to see!
Could have been betterBy LizB (71 reviews) from Nottingham , 12 Sep 2010This film was not as good as I'd hoped, nevertheless it was well acted and there was great chemistry between the leads. Worth renting.
Up close & personalBy a customer from Nottingham , 14 Jun 2010
THIS REVIEW CONTAINS SPOILERS Show review anywayHideGood film. The chemistry between the main characters is convincing. Shows what you can acheive with the right help & determination. Sad ending though!