Seize The Day

1986, Movie, NR, 93 mins

Based on the novel by Saul Bellow, SEIZE THE DAY is a superbly unsettling film about one man's disintegrating life.

In 1956, Tommy Wilhelm (Robin Williams), a divorced, alcoholic, toy salesman, punches his boss and gets fired. He tells his lover, Olive (Glenne Headly), he's going to NYC to look for work. In the city, he visits his father, Dr. Adler (Joseph Wiseman), a successful MD who despises Tommy for not following in his footsteps and constantly humiliates him. It is revealed that Tommy changed his name from Wilkie Adler in an unsuccessful bid at an acting career, motivated by resentment of his domineering father.

Dr. Tamkin (Jerry Stiller), who lives in...

Released: 1986 Rated: NR Length: 93 mins

Are You Watching?

Seize The Day
Loading ...

Where To Watch

Seize The Day
ONLINE
Where Price
iTunes$9.99
Amazon Instant Video$5.99
Amazon Instant Video$9.99
Amazon Instant Video$1.99
Amazon Instant Video$2.99
ON TV
Where When
Loading..
ON DEMAND
Where Availability
Availability dates vary by video service provider. Please check your On Demand menu.
ON DVD
Where Price
This movie is not yet available
on dvd.

Seize The Day Clips & Interviews view all

SEIZE THE DAY: 3/26/2008
SEIZE THE DAY: 3/26/2008

more Seize The Day videos

TV GUIDE Users' Most Popular