Logofb

Trailers...

  • Dark Mile (The)
  • Alabama Bound
  • Silenzi e Parole
  • F Word (The)
  • Pagani
  • Feminista
  • Temporary Queens: Ladies from Dusk till Dawn
  • My Body is Political
  • Ne avete di finocchi in casa?
  • William, the New Judo Master
  • 100 Men
  • Devil's Magnificent (The)
  • 2 Cool 2 Be 4gotten
  • Sleeping Beauty
  • Ultime Cose (Le)
  • Ordinary People
  • Heal the Living
  • These Days
  • Woman Who Left (The)
  • Revoir la Martine
  • Twin Peaks
  • Boys for Sale
  • Rift
  • Whose Streets?
  • Ladies Almanack (The)
  • Cruzeiro Seixas - As Cartas do Rei Artur
  • Lampião da Esquina
  • Opening Night
  • 120 Beats per Minute
  • Dispatches from Cleveland
  • Hot to Trot
  • Screwed
  • Whitney: Can I Be Me
  • Father
  • More Than T
  • Thicker Than Blood
  • Leaving the Nest
  • Fuck Them All
  • Girl Unbound
  • Jesus is Dead

Steambath

USA, English, 90 mins

  • Director: Burt Brinckerhoff
  • Writer: Bruce Jay Friedman
  • Producer: Norman Lloyd; George Turpin

CGiii Comment

TV adaptation of Bruce Jay Friedman's off-Broadway play.

It was off-Broadway for a reason.

What a steaming pile of CRAP.

Two singing gay men supply the camp light relief to this monstrosity of a film.

Nothing has changed from its theatrical roots - filmed on one set, overly wordy and static.

It tries hard to make an impact...but, fails and falls into a soggy reflection on regret and life.

In a word: Boring.


Trailer...

The(ir) Blurb...

TV adaptation of Bruce Jay Friedman's off-Broadway play. Tandy, Merideth and assorted others unexpectedly wake up in a steambath with no easy exit. After spending some time there, it becomes clear that the steambath is a sort of Afterlife, where indifferent souls come to tell their stories to God who happens to be the attendant picking up the towels.

Cast & Characters

Stephen Elliott as Oldtimer;
Bill Bixby as Tandy;
Herb Edelman as Bieberman;
Neil J. Schwartz as Young Man;
Patrick Spohn as Young Man;
Peter Kastner as Gottlieb;
Valerie Perrine as Meredith;
Kenneth Mars as Broker;
Jos- Perez as Attendant;
Art Metrano as Longshoreman;
Shirley Kirkes as Young Girl;
Biff Elliot as Flanders

Leave a comment

Please login to leave a comment. Optional login below.