The Big Chill

(1983)

Overview

Kevin Kline and Glenn Close star as Harold and Sarah Cooper, a couple whose marital troubles are put on hold while they host an unhappy reunion of former college pals gathered for the funeral of one of their own, a suicide victim named Alex. As the weekend unfolds, the friends catch up with each other, play the music of their youth, reminisce, smoke marijuana, and pair off with each other.

  1. Lawrence Kasdan

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Barbara Benedek

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Tom Berenger

    Tom Berenger

    Sam Weber

  2. Glenn Close

    Glenn Close

    Sarah Cooper

  3. Jeff Goldblum

    Jeff Goldblum

    Michael Gold

  4. William Hurt

    William Hurt

    Nick Carlton

  5. Kevin Kline

    Kevin Kline

    Harold Cooper

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The Big Chill
The Big Chill

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Status Released

Release Information

  • September 9, 1983
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 45m

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