- Rated: R
- Run Time: 1 hours, 54 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: December 28, 2004
- Originally Released: 1991
- Label: Universal Studios
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Snap Case
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Memorable Quotes and Dialog:
"This is my adventure and no one can take it away from me!"
- Renata Bella (Holly Hunter)
Rolling Stone - 02/07/1991
"...A pungently comic and moving love story in which affection and anger get equal time and ring equally true..."
New York Times - 01/18/1991
"...Dreyfuss, as ever, gives his all and then some..."
USA Today - 01/18/1991
"...ONCE AROUND is a film of good and credible moments..." -- 3 out of 4 stars
Los Angeles Times - 01/18/1991
"...Beautiful to look at and full of richly realized characters....Halstrom seems to be drawn to so-called domestic subjects, treating them with humor, unsentimental clarity and a steadfast belief that continuity is one of life's givens..."
Family Interaction |
- Theatrical release: January 1991.
- The film was shot on location in Durham, North Carolina; Boston, Massachusetts; and the island of St. Martin.
- ONCE AROUND was shown on opening night at the Sundance Film Festival, Park City, Utah, in January 1991; it also screened at the Valladolid Film Festival in October 1991.
- Malia Scotch Marmo is a graduate of the Columbia University Graduate Film Program. In addition to writing ONCE AROUND, she worked as a screenwriter doing rewrites on Steven Spielberg's HOOK.
- Griffin Dunne, who appears in the film and is credited as a producer, and Amy Robinson, also credited as a producer, were the producing team behind Martin Scorsese's AFTER HOURS.