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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Philip Seymour Hoffman
Christopher Walken
Catherine Keener
Imogen Poots
Directors
Yaron Zilberman
Screenwriters
Seth Grossman
Yaron Zilberman
Running Time
105 minutes

A Late Quartet
Christopher Walken goes solo


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Plot
When their cellist (Walken) is diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease, the other members of a string quartet have to evaluate their plans to mark their quarter century together. The fallout proves testing for them all.


Verdict
Measured performances from the seasoned cast balance out a script that errs towards the melodramatic. Hours sweating over those instruments pay dividends too.


Reviewed by Angie Errigo

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