The Big Chill

Subscribe to Tom Berenger alerts

Facts and Figures

Run time: 105 mins

In Theaters: Friday 30th September 1983

Distributed by: Columbia Pictures

Production compaines: Columbia Pictures

Reviews 4 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 68%
Fresh: 23 Rotten: 11

IMDB: 7.2 / 10

Cast & Crew


Starring: Tom Berenger as Sam Weber, Glenn Close as Sarah Cooper, Jeff Goldblum as Michael Gold, William Hurt as Nick Carlton, Kevin Kline as Harold Cooper, Mary Kay Place as Meg Jones, Meg Tilly as Chloe, JoBeth Williams as Karen Bowens, Don Galloway as Richard Bowens, James Gillis as Minister, Ken Place as Peter the Cop, Jon Kasdan as Harold and Sarah's Son, Ira Stiltner as Running Dog Driver, Jake Kasdan as Autograph Seeker, Muriel Moore as Alex's Mother, Meg Kasdan as Airline Hostess, Patricia Gaul as Annie, Kevin Costner as Alex (scenes deleted)

The Big Chill Movie Review

Fear The Big Chill backlash. Now that knocking off the classic has become popular, with ensemble, one-house comedies being churned out faster than sequels to American Kickboxer, it's easy to forget the film that started it all. That would be a mistake. While the story doesn't carry as much grit as it did in 1983 -- surrogate pregnancy and drug use being the hot topics here -- it's still a lot of fun and it's the best example of The Ensemble as star that you'll find in American cinema. Still, if I hear "Joy to the World" one more time, I just might kill somebody...


Subscribe to Tom Berenger alerts


The Big Chill Rating

" Excellent "


More Tom Berenger

A Little Chaos Trailer

In the palace of Versailles, a tremendous garden is maintained. One day, the builder and head gardener sees an ordinary woman arriving at the palace,...

Damien Rice - My Favourite Faded Fantasy Album Review

The solo career of Mr Rice is not one you may realistically describe as that with which you may associate a prolific output. His is...

Backstreet Boys: Show 'Em What You're Made Of Trailer

In the late 90's and early 00's, The Backstreet Boys were the most powerful boy band in the world. After discovering that they had not...

George The Poet - 1,2,1,2 (Dismantle Remix) Video

George The Poet unveils an audio for the Dismantle Remix of his single '1,2,1,2', taken from the tracks Remixes EP. The track has been produced...


Perfume Genius - Too Bright Album Review

Ever since the release of his debut LP 'Learning' back in 2010, Seattle's Perfume Genius has attracted increasing attention both publicly and critically. His piano...

The Boys of St. Paul's Choir School - O Come All Ye Faithful Video

The angelic voices of The Boys of St. Paul's Choir School perform a moving rendition of classic Christmas carol 'O Come All Ye Faithful'.

Jamie Scott - Last Christmas Video

Jamie Scott of London duo GRAFFITI6 performs an acoustic rendition of Wham!'s 1984 festive single 'Last Christmas' in a black and white one-take video. In...

Christina Aguilera Ft. Brian McKnight - Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas Video

In 2000, Christina Aguilera recorded a collection of some of her favourite Christmas songs and the sessions resulted in the album 'My Kind of Christmas',...