One Night Stand
One Night Stand (1997)

A man's brief fling threatens to ruin what he values most in life in this drama. Max Carlyle (Wesley Snipes) lives in California, where he has a successful career directing television commercials and is happily married to Mimi (Ming-Na… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: November 14, 1997
DVD Release Date: March 31, 1998
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Critic Score: 30% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Mike Clark
USA Today

The acting hits all the right notes, especially Wesley Snipes as a married man drawn into a fling with a stranger (Nastassja Kinski) and Robert Downey Jr. in a stripped-down portrait of a gay man dying of AIDS.

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Fred Topel
About.com

Boring adultery drama, but nice Ming-na nude scene.

Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

Three of the most obnoxious people ever born...all in one movie!

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Jason Bailey
Vice

Figgis most adroitly keys in on the delicacy and tentativeness of his main couple's interactions, most of them non-verbal, and how they accumulate into an attraction that neither can ignore-not that they want to.

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Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews

Suffers from its aloof and uninviting approach.

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Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

After a promising start, this look at adultery loses its way--and, in the end, anything resembling a point.

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Clint Morris
Film Threat

A memorable motion picture with four fiery performances

Ed Kelleher
Film Journal International

Winds up being a stylish soap opera more 'lit' than enlightening.

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David N. Butterworth
rec.arts.movies.reviews

The performances are all fine; it's the writer, composer, and director -- Mike Figgis all -- that spoil the show.

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Flixster Audience Score: 40% Flixster User Reviews
Bruce Bruce
Without Wesley Snipes this movie would have failed. Interesting turn of events bring two married cheaters together in a complete twist of events throughout the… More
Michael Gildea
Not as good as it thinks it is.
Michael S
I like it...
Kevin L
This movie was so bad and confusing. What the hell!? Dont watch this stupid piece of crap people!
Dean McKenna
This Wesley Snipes' drama movie is good, but rather bogus reationalization of the main characters' actions takes the bite out of a seductively… More
Leo L
Fantastic film!