The Big Chill
A once close-knit gang of friends meets for a weekend after the funeral of their much-envied friend, who committed suicide. During the weekend that follows, these friends compare their 60's ideas with the harsh reality of their lives in the 80's, and discover that in a cold world, you need your friends to keep you warm.
Actors Of "The Big Chill"
Characters Of "The Big Chill"
Director of "The Big Chill"
Critics Of "The Big Chill"
May 05, 2008 Strong acting and a string of classic rock and soul tunes make up for a superficial script.Read in Source
Q Network Film Desk
August 07, 2014 Even if the film isn't timeless, the soundtrack certainly is.Read in Source
May 05, 2008 An entertaining look at the 80s embourgeoisement of 60s student activists steers skillfully between social satire and sentiment.Read in Source
October 23, 2004 It has all the right moves. It knows all the right words. Its characters have all the right clothes, expressions, fears, lusts and ambitions. But there's no payoff and it doesn't lead anywhere.Read in Source
July 28, 2014 ...even though it's aware of their narcissism, The Big Chill still views its characters sympathetically, even when they do little to invite much sympathy themselves.Read in Source
May 05, 2008 There is no place for depth or nuance in this slickly engineered complacency machine.Read in Source
May 05, 2008 Characters are generally middle-of-the-roaders, and pic lacks a tough-minded spokesman who might bring them all up short for a moment.Read in Source
May 05, 2008 An always entertaining and perceptive film that hardly ever lapses into sentimentality.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
Twelve years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into ...