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Starring John Cassavetes, Gena Rowlands, Susan Sarandon, Vittorio Gassman, Raul Julia and Molly Ringwald, "Tempest" (also known as "Tempesta, La") is a Comedy/Drama film directed by Paul Mazursky, released on August 13 of 1982 in the USA.

Most men dream their fantasies. Phillip decided to live his.

Who directed "Tempest":

Tempest was directed by Paul Mazursky, an American actor, writer, director, and producer.

Before Tempest, Paul Mazursky had directed An Unmarried Woman, released in 1978, Next Stop, Greenwich Village (1976), Harry and Tonto (1974), Alex in Wonderland (1970), Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice (1969). Since, he directed Moscow on the Hudson, released in 1984, Down and Out in Beverly Hills (1986), Moon Over Parador (1988), Scenes from a Mall (1991), The Pickle (1993), and Faithful (1996).

When was "Tempest" released:

Tempest was initially released on Friday, August 13, 1982, in the United States. Other films released on Friday, August 13, 1982 are Friday the 13th Part III (dir. Steve Miner) and Fast Times at Ridgemont High (dir. Amy Heckerling). This was thirty-seven (37) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, September 15, 1982 in Canada; Friday, January 21, 1983 in Germany and on September, 1982 in Italy.

Who is at the casting of "Tempest":

At the casting of Tempest we find John Cassavetes, previously seen in Whose Life Is It Anyway? (1981) and Brass Target (1978); Gena Rowlands (Gloria (1980), Two-Minute Warning (1976)); Susan Sarandon (Atlantic City (1980), King of the Gypsies (1978)) [ more... ]

  • John Cassavetes, Gena Rowlands and Paul Stewart also appeared in A Child Is Waiting, released in 1963.
  • Susan Sarandon and Anthony Holland can be seen in King of the Gypsies, released in 1978.
  • Susan Sarandon and Raul Julia can both be seen in Compromising Positions, released in 1985.

What is the Storyline of "Tempest":

The movie tells the story of Phillip Dimitrius (John Cassavetes), a middle-aged New York City architect who is going through a difficult mid-life crisis.

After learning that his wife Antonia has been having an affair, Dimitrius leaves New York City and moves to a Greek island with his teenage daughter, Miranda (Molly Ringwald). In Athens he meets Aretha Tomalin (Susan Sarandon), a singer, and they become lovers. Mysteriously, he takes a vow of celibacy after they move to the island.

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