Opening Night

Opening Night

Synopsis

Broadway actress Myrtle Gordon (Gena Rowlands) rehearses for her latest play, about a woman unable to admit that she is aging. When she witnesses the accidental death of an adoring young fan, she begins to confront the personal and professional turmoil she faces in her own life. Featuring a moving performance by Rowlands (and with some scenes shot on stages with live audiences reacting freely to the writing and performing), John CassavetesOpening Night exposes the drama of an actress who at great personal cost makes a part her own.

Technical Specs

Director: John Cassavetes
Year: 1977
Country: USA
Language: English
Duration: 138 min
Colour: Colour
Certificate: 15