The Weekend
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In an exclusive neighborhood in upstate New York, family and friends gather to commemorate the AIDS-related death of Tony (played in flashbacks by D.B. Sweeney), a much-loved young man. The gathering takes place at the country home of Tony's half-brother John (Jared Harris) and John's moody wife Marian (Deborah Kara Unger). John and Marian's marriage has been under some strain, due in large part to Marian's overriding worries about their year-old baby. When Tony's longtime lover and Marian's best friend Lyle (David Conrad) arrives with Robert (James Duval), his new… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 50%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"If I had to spend the weekend with these whiny, pretentious characters, I'd jump in the lake and never come up."
‑ Jeffrey M. Anderson, Combustible Celluloid
"It gets pretty thick, but, thankfully, some of the performances cut through the preciousness."
‑ David Noh, Film Journal International
"An engaging drama about grief based on a novel by Peter Cameron."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
"A slow, ponderous and pretentious film, it has a treacly score that fills every crevice of the set."
‑ Steve Rhodes, Internet Reviews
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