Tempest
Tempest (1982)

This comedy is set upon a remote Greek island and is very loosely based on Shakespeare's classic play. The tale centers on a middle-aged New York architect who abandons his wife and moves to the island with his teen-age daughter and his… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: August 13, 1982
DVD Release Date: March 27, 2007
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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Tempest scores a few points in its treatment of the illusion of solving one's problems by running away from them.

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Jim Hunter
A bourgeois, middle-aged New Yorker moves to a Greek island with his daughter to escape the pitfalls of a tepid marriage and the rat wheel of his work. I think… More
Steve B.
What a great flick! And one of the most unlikely of Shakespeare's works to get an update - but it worked. Glad it's finally out on DVD.
Bruce Bruce
When you make a movie have a point and thats what this movie was lacking. Paid three dollars for this at Big Lots and that was $2.99 to much. 1 star
Aj V
A meandering tale of a family who go live out in the middle of nowhere to get away from it all. This movie has a good cast, but I just couldn't get into… More