REVIEW: Quartet

 



From Hollywood actor Dustin Hoffman comes his directorial debut, Quartet

Lifelong friends Wilf and Reggie, together with former colleague Cissy, are residents of Beecham House, a home for retired opera singers. Every year on Giuseppe Verdi’s birthday, the residents unite to give a concert to raise funds for their home. But when Jean Horton, a former grande dame of the opera fallen on hard times, who also happens to be Reggie’s ex-wife, moves into the home, old grudges threaten to undermine past glories and theatrical temperaments play havoc with the rehearsal schedule as plans for this year’s concert start to unravel. 

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