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      Enemies, a Love Story

      1989, Comedy/Drama, 1h 59m

      28 Reviews 1,000+ Ratings

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      Enemies, a Love Story finds writer-director Paul Mazursky operating near peak form, weaving a richly melodramatic tapestry brought to life by a stellar cast. Read critic reviews

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      Movie Info

      Herman Broder (Ron Silver), a Holocaust survivor living in New York City and struggling with depression after his ordeals in the war, makes his living ghostwriting for a rabbi. Herman is married to Yadwiga (Margaret Sophie Stein) but is also having an affair with Masha (Lena Olin), a married woman. Things grow even more chaotic when Herman's first wife, Tamara (Anjelica Huston), who he thought had died in the war, shows up in New York as well. Based on the novel by Isaac Bashevis Singer.

      • Rating: R

      • Genre: Comedy, Drama

      • Original Language: English

      • Director: Paul Mazursky

      • Producer: Paul Mazursky

      • Writer: Paul Mazursky

      • Release Date (Theaters):  original

      • Release Date (Streaming):

      • Box Office (Gross USA): $7.8M

      • Runtime:

      • Distributor: 20th Century Fox

      • Production Co: Morgan Creek Entertainment

      • Sound Mix: Surround

      Cast & Crew

      Ron Silver
      Anjelica Huston
      Alan King
      Judith Malina
      Rita Karin
      Elya Baskin
      Paul Mazursky
      Paul Mazursky
      James G. Robinson
      Joe Roth
      Fred Murphy
      Maurice Jarre
      Pato Guzman
      Steven Jordan
      Albert Wolsky

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      • Jan 04, 2010

        Not something to necessarily bring joy on a Saturday night but a good effort nonetheless.

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