Opening Night

  • 1977
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Another of Cassavetes' puzzling, personal, neurotic, and often brilliant productions that would have benefited from editing with a scythe. Rowlands is a nervous actress on the brink of a breakdown as she prepares to star in a show called "The Second Woman" that was written by Blondell. The entire movie takes place in the few days prior to the Broadway opening...read more

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Opening Night
15:00 — Set in 1971, the film offers a glimpse of 1939 Poland including Mark's family and his former career as a performer, both cruelly annihilated by the Na (more…)
Opening Night
15:00 — Set in 1971, the film offers a glimpse of 1939 Poland including Mark's family and his former career as a performer, both cruelly annihilated by the Na (more…)
Opening Night
15:00 — Set in 1971, the film offers a glimpse of 1939 Poland including Mark's family and his former career as a performer, both cruelly annihilated by the Na (more…)
Opening Night
15:00 — Set in 1971, the film offers a glimpse of 1939 Poland including Mark's family and his former career as a performer, both cruelly annihilated by the Na (more…)
Higher Learning Q&A VIII
05:48 — Legendary, award-winning actress Gena Rowlands joins post-secondary students and faculty for a Q&A following a screening of the John Cassavetes-direct (more…)
Higher Learning Q&A I
04:31 — Legendary, award-winning actress Gena Rowlands joins post-secondary students and faculty for a Q&A following a screening of the John Cassavetes-direct (more…)
Higher Learning Q&A VII
04:31 — Legendary, award-winning actress Gena Rowlands joins post-secondary students and faculty for a Q&A following a screening of the John Cassavetes-direct (more…)
Higher Learning Q&A VI
04:31 — Legendary, award-winning actress Gena Rowlands joins post-secondary students and faculty for a Q&A following a screening of the John Cassavetes-direct (more…)
Higher Learning Q&A V
04:31 — Legendary, award-winning actress Gena Rowlands joins post-secondary students and faculty for a Q&A following a screening of the John Cassavetes-direct (more…)
Higher Learning Q&A IV
04:31 — Legendary, award-winning actress Gena Rowlands joins post-secondary students and faculty for a Q&A following a screening of the John Cassavetes-direct (more…)
Higher Learning Q&A III
04:31 — Legendary, award-winning actress Gena Rowlands joins post-secondary students and faculty for a Q&A following a screening of the John Cassavetes-direct (more…)
Higher Learning Q&A II
04:31 — Legendary, award-winning actress Gena Rowlands joins post-secondary students and faculty for a Q&A following a screening of the John Cassavetes-direct (more…)

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  • Released: 1977
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Another of Cassavetes' puzzling, personal, neurotic, and often brilliant productions that would have benefited from editing with a scythe. Rowlands is a nervous actress on the brink of a breakdown as she prepares to star in a show called "The Second Woman"… (more)

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