Greatest - Pierce Brosnan, Susan Sarandon, Carey Mulligan, Johnny Simmons, Shana Feste It's all done with intelligence, sensitivity and credibility - Todd McCarthy / Variety

The Greatest pulls off a stunning fete, drawing an audience into a comprehensive film about grief. Duane Byrge / Hollywood Reporter

It's a magnificent, heartfelt romantic melodrama with startling acting, bold yet telling production design, and a worthy great - granddaughter to the films of Douglas Sirk.  - Ray Pride/ MCN

Sarandon nails every nuance as the alienated mom. And Brosnan, on a roll with this film and The Ghost Writer, vividly etches the emotional fissures in a man coming apart. The Greatest takes a piece out of you. - Peter Travers / Rolling Stone

It is an enormously moving, intelligent exploration of pain and grieving, a film that will touch you and stay with you.
Geoff Gilmore, Sundance Festival Director

U.S. Release: April 2, 2010
(NY/LA; to expand later)

July 24, 2013:   Media files updated
October 8:   DVD Reviews added
June 15:  Blockbuster Video in an exclusive has The Greatest to rent/buy starting June 12.  The DVD will be available elsewhere July 13th
March 31-May 17:  Gallery updated wih L.A. Premiere photos. Media, Reviews & Articles updated.
March 10-18:  The Greatest official site is online with a better quality version of the trailer.  The Greatest: Facebook is up with new poster. The Greatest chosen for 12 Annual Method Fest (March 25 - April 31) screens March 27.  Photos from Official site added to gallery.
Feb 2:  The Greatest chosen for Cinquest (Feb 23 - March 7), Sedona International Film Festival (Feb 21-28) & Glasgow Film Festival (Feb 18 -28).  Trailer added.
Jan 28, 2010:  Paladin schedules U.S. The Greatest opening for April 2nd.
Dec 29:  Gallery updated with promotional photos and Spain poster. Opens theatrically in Spain Jan 1. Interview with photos from Spain promotion in Articles section.
Dec 18: Indiewire: “The Greatest” Coming to U.S. Theaters in March (12-18-09)
Dec 1: Opens theatrically in France on Dec 2
Nov 25: Appears at  Stockholm Int'l Film Festival (Nov 18-29) Nov 25, 26 & 27
Nov 4:  Gallery & Media updated with official photos, poster & trailer from an Israeli site.
Oct 13:  Hamptons Film Festival coverage in Gallery, Media & Articles.  Mark Urman, who acquired the film when he was at Senator, will bring it to theatres early next year through his new company Paladin. (Indiewire).  Poster from Argentina distributor.
Sept 8-Oct 5:  Opens the Hamptons International Film Festival (Oct 8-12).  Pierce Brosnan & Shana Feste are scheduled to appearArticles updated. 
July 20:  Screens in competition at Italy's Giffoni Film Festival (July 12-25) on July 21st.
June 23- July 2:  The 44th Karlovy Vary IFF (July 3 -11) will open with the international premiere of The Greatest.  Chosen for the Traverse City Film Festival  (July 28-Aug 2) in Michigan. Screens July 30 & Aug 2nd.
March 16:  Articles updated.  Senator picks up North American distribution. Kimmel sells several international rights at Berlinale.
Jan 8- 20, 2009:  Reviews, Articles and Media (Clip of "Bedroom Scene" with Pierce Brosnan & Susan Sarandon, inteview with Shana Feste, Sundance) updated. Gallery: premiere and portrait photos from Sundance.
Dec 13:  Site online with Articles, Gallery, Links sections.  Cast & Crew links to IMDB. Sundance Festival schedule online with 6 play dates for The Greatest.
Dec 3, 2008:  Selected as one of 16 films for the Dramatic Competition at the 2009 Sundance Festival (January 17-25, 2009) from 1,026 submissions.

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