Starting Over
Starting Over (1979)

Set adrift by his wife Jessica's announced desire to leave him and pursue a career as a professional singer, Phil Potter (Burt Reynolds) is confused and devastated. He leaves their home and goes to spend some time with his relatives who… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: June 21, 2005
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Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

A better story than you'd probably expect for a film of this kind of this vintage.

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Scott Weinberg
DVDTalk.com

A whole lot better than most of the divorce-centric comedies of this ilk, mainly because it focuses on the characters and not the act of divorce itself.

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Lucas Martins
Starting Over have a good entertaining and some good laughs that prove a good film. It's not the best movie by Brooks or Pakula, but it's a delightful… More
John Ballantine
A dreary little "comedy" about divorce back when it is was still a bit of a taboo subject. Today it just plays as boring.
Danny Rovira
A truly engaging comedy of modern manners. a love trangle, with two brilliant lead star performances by Burt Reynolds and the late Jill Clayburgh. Reynolds in… More