Sweet november is a 2001 romantic drama film based in san francisco directed by pat o'connor and starring keanu reeves and charlize theron the film is based. Sweet november (2001) (22) imdb 67 120 min 2001 suitable for ages 12 and over subtitles and closed captions he's a power-suited, plugged-in ad executive speed-dialing through life. Sweet november is an emotional love story, directed by - pat o'connor story by - paul yurick and kurt voelker starring - keanu reeves (nelson) and charlize theron (sarah. Had sweet november, directed by pat o'connor (1998's dancing at lughnasa), been handled with less care, it would have surely seemed like little else than a weepy nbc movie-of-the-week its offbeat, somewhat far-fetched premise gradually makes way for the type of conventional romantic drama that could only end with a tearjerker ending. Your score has been saved for sweet november would you like to write a review write a review no, thank you review this movie there is a 75 character minimum for reviews if your review contains spoilers, please check the spoiler box please do not use all caps there is no linking or other html allowed pat o'connor genre(s):.
Sweet november is a remake of the 1968 film starring sandy dennis and anthony newley in this updated version, the action has moved to san francisco, where we meet top advertising executive nelson moss (keanu reeves. Sweet november review by cynthia fuchs, 16 february 2001 save me no doubt, there's something intriguing about seeing jason isaacs in a dress -- a little green sequined number -- given that his last us movie outing was as the awful british colonel chasing down mel gibson in the patriot. A contrived but entirely workable premise is given a well-tooled treatment in sweet november, a femme-slanted doomed romance with a heavily calculated feel to it pic centered on a kookie young. It really feels like for the first half director pat o'connor wants to make you think that all sweet november is is a typical rom/com which is light on the comedy although jason isaacs in a sequin dress is certainly a humorous sight and a cliche one as his character chaz is sara's best friend.
Pat o'connor celebrity profile - check out the latest pat o'connor photo gallery, biography, pics, pictures, interviews, news, forums and blogs at rotten tomatoes. Sweet november force-feeds us the connection between sara & nelson, even though these two never click i suppose the big romantic scene is supposed to be when nelson gives sara a bundle of early christmas presents, but this sequence has such a false, manufactured feel that it fails to achieve an emotional impact. Sweet november rushes rather than treads back in 1968, when the original was released in the full flush of the concurrent sexual and carnaby street revolutions, romantics might more readily have. Master of the blank expression, reeves is still blessed with those dumb good looks which means he's well suited to playing nelson moss, a successful ad exec with the emotional range of a cyborg.
Her acting embodies her character with the zest for life needed to sell us on sara's motives, and theron captures that completely while it's not on par with many other romances on the market, sweet november is nowhere near as bad as critics have made it out to be. Pat o'connor's emotional drama is disappointingly contrived, and while charlize theron is decentm keanu reeves seems to be lost audience reviews for sweet november but the characters live. Sara deever played by: critic reviews of sweet november village voice february 21, 2001 pat o'connor's emotional drama is disappointingly contrived, and while charlize theron is decentm keanu reeves seems to be lost source window to the movies. Sweet november is a remake of the 1968 drama starring anthony newley and sandy dennis, though the location (originally greenwich village) and at least one character have been changed.
Sweet november revolves around beautiful sara (charlize theron), who lives by the rule of having a new boyfriend for each month of the calendar she may seem fickle, but sara always manages to help her current boyfriend learn an important lesson or become a better person before she moves on to the next guy. Sweet november 2001 | 119 min nelson moss (keanu reeves) and sara deever (charlize theron) have nothing in common except an hour spent in dmv hell. Nelson is a man devoted to his advertising career in san francisco one day, while taking a driving test at the dmv, he meets sara she is very different from the other women in his life.
Sweet november movie story nelson (keanu reeves) is an ardent advertiser living in san francisco one day, amid a driving test, he meets sara, a wonderful however apparently unusual lady. Character: sara deever sandy dennis is quite attractive, and she gives a fine performance in director robert ellis miller's original version of sweet novemberin fact, miller's film is ten times. Movie sweet november obnoxious workaholic nelson meets laid-back sara and, after losing his high-powered job, agrees to be the latest in a long line of men who move in with the winsome one for a. Become a fan on facebook follow on twitter review by mark dujsik sweet november is a movie that blatantly indulges in formula there is not a single genuine moment it is all sentimental waste watching it is seeing every trick in the book thrown into the mix for no reason but to tug at the heartstrings.