A group of seven former college friends gather for a weekend reunion at a posh South Carolina winter house after the funeral of one of their friends. –IMDb
Lawrence Edward Kasdan (born January 14, 1949) is an American film producer, director, and screenwriter.
Kasdan was born in Miami, Florida, the son of Sylvia Sarah (née Landau), an employment counselor, and Clarence Norman Kasdan, who managed retail electronics stores. His brother is the writer/producer Mark Kasdan. He was raised in Morgantown, West Virginia, where he graduated from Morgantown High School in 1966. His family is Jewish.
He graduated from the University of Michigan with an MA in Education, originally planning on a career as an English teacher. He won a Hopwood Award for writing during the time of his studies. He was a student of Professor Kenneth Thorpe Rowe.
Upon graduation, Kasdan was unable to find a teaching position, so he became an advertising copywriter, a profession he did not enjoy, but remained in for five years (even picking up a Clio Award along the way), first in Detroit and later in Los Angeles where he tried… read more
One of the ''I want to live out this'' movies that makes your afternoon pink. Too bad the relations between characters are not well developed, and the music score is obviously patching these shortcomings (as it's the case in many 1980s feel-good movies). Also feels like Jeff Goldblum is the only actor here with charisma.