Four Friends
Four Friends (1981)

The American dream of the 1960's is captured in this tale of four friends. A young woman and the three men that love her are reunited after years apart since high school. They have much to learn from each other's experiences.

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Rated: R
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Release Date: December 11, 1981
DVD Release Date: August 23, 2005
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Critic Score: 71% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Ends in an unconvincing pat way after much tragedy.

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Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

involving drama

Emanuel Levy

Arthur Penn's saga is too episodic and the acting is uneven, but film's scope is ambitious, the issues socially relevant, and it centers on a new type of Amrican heroine, one in love with all her husband's friends--call is menage a quatre.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Steven Teisch's outstanding screenplay charts one young man's coming-of-age during the 1960s amidst a swirl of changes.

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Scott Weinberg

Some say this is a better-than-average film that effectively captures the tumultuous sixties and the young folks who were caught up in the craziness of it all. I don't see it.

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Brian R
This is a great film. I admired the picture because of the four characters since each of them are close to one another, they relate pretty well, change and… More
Leo L
Great movie. A favorite.