A Couch In New York

  • 1996
  • Movie
  • R
  • Comedy, Romance

More screwy than screwball, Belgian director Chantal Akerman's neurotic comedy of assumed identities is an uneasy blend of old-fashioned American romantic comedy, Freud and a distinctly European art-house sensibility. The couch in question belongs to Dr. Henry Harriston (William Hurt), an austere Manhattan psychoanalyst who swaps his swank, fully automated...read more

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01:55 — An uptight New York psychoanalyst decides to spice up his life by swapping apartments with a beautiful, carefree Parisian dancer.

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  • Released: 1996
  • Rating: R
  • Review: More screwy than screwball, Belgian director Chantal Akerman's neurotic comedy of assumed identities is an uneasy blend of old-fashioned American romantic comedy, Freud and a distinctly European art-house sensibility. The couch in question belongs to Dr.… (more)

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