The New Age
The New Age (1994)

Materially speaking, upscale Hollywood suburbanites Peter and Katherine Witner have it all, but spiritually, they are paupers. This realization dawns upon them when both find themselves unemployed and forced to face their crumbling… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: June 1, 1994
DVD Release Date: March 21, 1995
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Critic Score: 69% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Gene Siskel
Chicago Tribune

A sometimes smart social commentary on Los Angeles characters who seek spiritual salvation when they can't buy every object they want.

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Michael W. Phillips, Jr.
Goatdog's Movies

I spent the entire movie alternating between checking my watch to see how much was left and wishing that one of them would realize how worthless they were.

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Emanuel Levy

Sporadically witty but not too deep, New Age, Tolkin's second feature as a director continues to explore satirically the lives of self-abosrbed yuppies on the verge of economic and moral collpase.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Presents a scathing critique of the emptiness in the lives of a couple addicted to materialism.

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Flixster Audience Score: 38% Flixster User Reviews
John Ballantine
Wow! I am letting Peter Weller really have it lately. First for Naked Lunch and now for this film. Perhaps he ought to have signed up for a lifetime of playing… More
Anthony Valletta
It has it's ups and downs, but ultimately as empty as these people's lives.