USA – Dustin Hoffman – 1 hr 35 min
This charming film tells the story of opera singers who reside in a retirement home for classical musicians. Each year, they arrange a concert to raise funds for their home. This year, however, rivalries reappear and plans begin to fall apart. With wonderful performances from Tom Courtenay, Billy Connolly, Maggie Smith and Michael Gambon, the theme of aging is explored with grace and humor. This is the first directorial effort of Dustin Hoffman.