My Old Lady


Plot Summary

Starring Maggie Smith, Kevin Kline and Kristin Scott Thomas, My Old Lady is a warm and witty tale set in the City of Light. Hard-up New Yorker Mathias (Kline) travels to Paris to sell a grand old apartment he has inherited from his estranged father. But he is stunned to find a refined and spirited old lady, Mathilde (Smith), still living there with her very protective daughter Chloé (Scott Thomas). He soon learns that under ancient French law, he will not gain possession of the property until Mathilde dies. With smart and funny script from celebrated writer/director Israel Horovitz, My Old Lady is a charming, sophisticated drama showcasing superb performances from its three expert leads.


Kevin Kline, Kristin Scott Thomas, Maggie Smith.