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Next Stop, Greenwich Village R

1953 Was a Good Year for Leaving Home
Next Stop, Greenwich Village
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Format:  DVD
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DVD Features:

  • Rated: R
  • Closed captioning available
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 51 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Released: December 13, 2005
  • Originally Released: 1976
  • Label: 20th Century Fox
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • NTSC
  • Packaging: Keep Case
  • Single Side - Dual Layer
  • Aspect Ratio: Anamorphic Widescreen - 1.85
  • Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 1.85
  • Audio:
    • Mono - English, Spanish
    • Stereo - English
    • Subtitles - English - Closed Captioned
    • Subtitles - Spanish - Optional
  • Additional Release Material:
    • Audio Commentary: Paul Mazursky - Director; Ellen Greene - Star

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Entertainment Reviews:


Total Count: 15


User Ratings: 508
An ingratiating puppy dog of a film by Paul Mazursky about a young man seeking independence in a place synonymous with freedom Full Review
Spirituality and Practice
Jan 18, 2004
It's sad and very funny and blisteringly real. Full Review
Gannett News Service
Oct 21, 2019
Shelley Winters... gives the performance she was born for. Full Review
Los Angeles Free Press
Nov 18, 2019
Rating: 3/4 -- The movie's part autobiography and part fiction, but it's all of a piece because Mazursky captures the tone of the 1950s. Full Review
Chicago Sun-Times
Oct 24, 2004
Rating: 4/5 -- Charming, bittersweet coming-of-age nostalgia
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Jul 22, 2005
Rating: 3/5 -- So quotable about thumbs, way back in 1976.
Oct 3, 2003
Rating: 3.5/4 -- The picture's greatest strength rests in its characters. Full Review
Creative Loafing
Jun 2, 2018

Product Description:

A hilarious and poignant period piece, NEXT STOP, GREENWICH VILLAGE is a semiautobiographical account of director Paul Mazursky's move to Greenwich Village in 1953 to become an actor. Larry Lipinsky (Lenny Baker), a Brooklyn boy with dreams of stardom, moves to the Village, much to the chagrin of his extremely overprotective mother (Shelley Winters). Larry ends up hanging out with an eccentric bunch of characters while waiting for his big break. His group of tight-knit friends includes a wacky girl named Connie (Dori Brenner); Anita (Lois Smith), an emotionally distraught young woman who constantly contemplates suicide; Robert (Christopher Walken), a Waspish young poet; and Bernstein (Antonio Fargas), a black gay man. This band of outsiders becomes Larry's new family as he struggles as an actor and works toward a break in Hollywood. Mazursky's affection for this period is apparent in this underrated classic's magical atmosphere, which evokes the youthful view of a particular time and place that is rarely seen in films. The performances, featuring a host of young stars (including an early film appearance by Walken), are also first-rate, especially Winters's turn as Larry's tap-dancing mother.


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Product Info

  • Sales Rank: 10,357
  • UPC: 024543215646
  • Shipping Weight: 0.27/lbs (approx)
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