Plenty (1985)

Plenty boasts a cast of actors ranging from John Gielgud as an ethical and caustic senior diplomat to Meryl Streep as Susan Traherne, a woman looking for solace and a decent life in the aftermath of World War II. After World War II has… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: June 22, 1999
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Critic Score: 71% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

The role of Susan is custom-made for Streep and she turns in yet another tour de force. ...Susan is genuinely a puzzlement... You may not like her, but you will not forget her.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Offers a highly involving anatomy of disappointment in the life of an idealistic, proud, and strong-willed woman.

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Flixster Audience Score: 51% Flixster User Reviews
jay nixon
Scattershot not terribly compelling drama has good acting from the principles but lacks focus. Meryl's character is hard to like and with the distance of… More
Daniel Mumby
Plenty belongs in the category of ?miniature epics?, films which attempt the grand scale and sweep of Gone with the Wind, but on a fraction of the budget and… More