Cybill Shepherd in At Long Last Love (1975)
Cybill Shepherd in At Long Last Love (1975)
At Long Last Love (1975)

The Melbourne Cinémathèque & ACMI present

At Long Last Love

Peter Bogdanovich | United States | 1975 | G

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Wed 5 Jul 2023

Pauline Kael called it “vapid”, Jonathan Rosenbaum derided it as “an eccentric misreading of Lubitsch”, and Roger Ebert dubbed it “a light, silly, impeccably stylish entertainment”. Bogdanovich’s first major flop has gained a cult reputation as a fascinating addition to the director’s revisionist work with Hollywood genres in the 1970s. Set on Broadway during the 1930s, the film is a musical comprised of songs by Cole Porter. Difficult to see for many years, it was eventually recut by Bogdanovich in a version closer to his intentions. With Burt Reynolds (yes, he sings!), Cybill Shepherd and Madeline Kahn.

Format: DCP
Language: English
Source: Disney
Runtime: 118 mins

Event duration

118 mins




Cinema 1, Level 2
ACMI, Fed Square

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Born in upstate New York to immigrants who had fled the Nazis, Peter Bogdanovich (1939–2022) will always be remembered as the notable American auteur who took the French path from criticism to filmmaking...

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