Continental Divide
Continental Divide (1981)

Michael Apted directed and Lawrence Kasdan wrote the screenplay for this diverting romantic comedy -- a film that attempts to recapture the spirit of an old Spencer Tracy-Katharine Hepburn vehicle. A very subdued John Belushi plays a star… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: September 18, 1981
DVD Release Date: April 1, 2003
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Critic Score: 78% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

It's very slight and grows less interesting as Belushi's character is tamed, but it's a rare, welcome look a the late, great comedian's romantic side.

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Widgett Walls

Were we pleased or frightened? Pleased, John.

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Continental Divide charts a love relationship that is hobbed by work.

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Cory Taylor
Uncharacteristically frothy and vulnerable for John Belushi who staked a career in disorderly conduct, 'Continental Divide' is a palpable romantic… More
Aj V
This is a funny romantic comedy for the most part, but the ending is weird, and I didn't like the ending. Overall, it's pretty good, mostly for the… More
David Ladd
John Belushi stars as Chicago Sun-Times star reporter Ernie Souchak, a household name in town for exposing corrupt politicians, whose latest assignment is to… More