The Big Chill**
A group of college friends meet up again to come to terms with the suicide of one of them.
Engaging though hardly penetrating ensemble drama with intelligent handling all round including an accessible soundtrack and smooth direction.
Written by: Lawrence Kasdan, Barbara Benedek.
Producer: Michael Shamberg.
Director: Lawrence Kasdan.
Starring (in no particular order): Tom Berenger, Glenn Close, Jeff Goldblum, William Hurt, Kevin Kline, Mary Kay Place, Meg Tilly, JoBeth Williams, Don Galloway.
Photography: John Bailey.
Editing: Carol Littleton.
+ the deceased friend (in cut scenes from release) was played by Kevin Costner