Forget Paris
Forget Paris (1995)

Actor Billy Crystal co-wrote, directed, and starred in this romantic comedy. Forty-something couple Andy (Joe Mantegna) and Liz (Cynthia Stevenson) are about to be married, and as they gather with their friends for dinner not long before… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: May 19, 1995
DVD Release Date: January 18, 2000
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Time Out

Like the relationship it depicts, everything goes terribly slack in the middle.

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James Berardinelli

With its uneven tone, Forget Paris doesn't have enough comedy or heartfelt romance to eclipse its faults.

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Clint Morris

"When Harry Met Sally" meets "Sleepless in Seattle"

Caryn James
New York Times

Mr. Crystal's style as a director is smoothe and bland.

Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

It all works.

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Kim Newman
Empire Magazine

Towards the end you wish they'd just get it over with, but this film usually overcomes even the most cynical viewer's resistance.

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Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle

Since the stories are none too startling, it's hard to see why these otherwise bright people should be so enthusiastic about boring themselves.

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Desson Thomson
Washington Post

This movie has such a naked desire to evoke the human condition, you want to throw a blanket over it.

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Some nice one-liners and a bit of good scenery help the story of a whirlwind romance that turns to salt when she later joins him Stateside.

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Flixster Audience Score: 56% Flixster User Reviews
Chris Weber
Billy Crystal writes, directs, and stars in this utterly charming and fun romantic comedy. It's a bit of a mix of When Harry Met Sally with some doses of… More
Wahida K
Billy Crystal as Actor and Director, BRILLIANT! This Movie has a tiny bit of everything for Romance and Comedy Fans.
Jens S.
This romantic comedy tells the story of the difficult years that follow the perfect first week with a new crush. It does so using Billy Crystal's typical… More
Lenny Muggsy
Crystal trying to replicate When Harry Met Sally in the mid 90's. Romantic comedy with a similar formula that WHMS employs, with a few differences. I… More
James Alvarez
I'll tell you what I would like to forget.
This movie just dragged on forever. It was boring and not interesting at all. No chemistry at all between the leads. Just D.O.A. Can't turn this movie fast… More