Sweet Liberty
Sweet Liberty (1986)

Alan Alda wrote, directed, and starred in this satirical film about the corruption of the film industry's approach to history. Alda plays Michael Burgess, a college professor who has written a historical novel about the American… More

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: May 14, 1986
DVD Release Date: November 23, 2004
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Critic Score: 75% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Steve Crum

OK light comedy, directed by and starring Alan Alda, about filming of movie in small town.

James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

"featherweight farce, performed agreeably"

Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

free-wheeling and enjoyable

Blake Davis
KFOR Channel 4 News

A sweet, funny comedy about the perils of being a writer and making a movie. An underrated charmer.

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Mason Williams
what a cute movie with a young Michelle Pfeiffer, Michael Caine, Alan Alda, and Lillian Gish. This movie was written, directed and starring Alan Alda whom… More