The Anniversary Party
... movie reviews
sun 2005-jan-09 13:34:02 pst
Last night we watched The
Anniversary Party. The cast is great and the story is
One interesting thing about it is that it doesn't really wrap things
up at the end, and it never fully explains all the backstory and
relationships between the characters... So it's kind of like we just
happen to witness a random 24-hour slice of these people's lives.
Well, okay, it's not a random day, it's a particularly eventful day.
It's also interesting how many things in the film are real --
apparently the dog is actually Jennifer Jason Leigh's dog, and the
yoga instructor her yoga instructor; Kevin Kline and Phoebe Cates are
really married, and the kids are actually their kids... But I guess
Jennifer Jason Leigh and Alan Cummings are not in fact actually