A New Life
A New Life (1988)

After 20 years of marriage, Steve Giardino (Alan Alda) and his wife Jackie (Ann-Margret) agree to a divorce in this situation comedy. The focus is on both of them as they suffer through matchmaking, blind dates, and their new life as… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: March 25, 1988
DVD Release Date: February 26, 2013
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Critic Score: 29% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Has little of importance to say about marriage, divorce, or the dating game. And the four lead characters are thoroughly uninteresting.

Jonathan R. Perry
Tyler Morning Telegraph (Texas)

Beautifully understated work by Hal Linden and John Shea suffocated by Alda's self-indulgent, surface-dwelling fortysomething angst.

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