Modern Romance

  • 1981
  • Movie
  • R
  • Comedy

Albert Brooks directed, cowrote, and stars in this brilliantly funny and at times uncomfortably perceptive comedy. Brooks plays Robert, a film editor trapped in an on-again, off-again relationship with Mary (Kathryn Harrold). After breaking up (again) with Mary, Robert is torn between freedom and love. Attempting to forget her, he invests hundreds of dollars...read more

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Modern Romance - Official Trailer
00:30 — Albert Brooks directs and stars this film that seems like its about love, but it's really not: he plays a successful but neurotic film editor who cann (more…)
Modern Romance - (Original Trailer)
Albert Brooks directed, co-wrote and starred in this comic story of a film editor whose neuroses complicate his love life, Modern Romance (1981).
(Movie Clip) You Want Happiness?
The morning after breaking up with his girlfriend, Bob (writer and director Albert Brooks) plans his new life, seeking vitamins, then sporting goods, (more…)
(Movie Clip) I Don't Feel Real Good
Writer, director and star Albert Brooks, as film editor Bob Cole, with Kathryn Harrold as girlfriend Mary, in the unadorned and tone-setting opening o (more…)
(Movie Clip) I Can't Sleep
Back in his apartment on the night he's broken up with his girlfriend, movie editor Bob (writer and director Albert Brooks) calls back friend and assi (more…)

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  • Released: 1981
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Albert Brooks directed, cowrote, and stars in this brilliantly funny and at times uncomfortably perceptive comedy. Brooks plays Robert, a film editor trapped in an on-again, off-again relationship with Mary (Kathryn Harrold). After breaking up (again) with… (more)

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