During shopping for Christmas, Frank and Molly run into each other. This fleeting short moment will start to change their lives, when they recognize each other months later in the train home and have a good time together. Although both are married and Frank has two little kids, they meet more and more often, their friendship becoming the most precious thing in their lives.
Falling in Love is a 1984 American romantic drama film starring Robert De Niro and Meryl Streep and directed by Ulu Grosbard. In the film, two married strangers meet randomly, become friends, and fall in love. They spend time together, riding the train into the city of New York, and begin meeting for coffee or lunch. They enjoy their time together and this enjoyment eventually blossoms into love.
The entire film takes place in the New York City metropolitan area and suburbs. There are scenes in locations including Rizzoli bookstore, Trump Tower, the Hudson River train line, and Dobbs Ferry, New York.
Falling in Love(1984)
Directed by: Ulu Grosbard
Starring: Robert De Niro, Meryl Streep, Harvey Keitel, Jane Kaczmarek, George Martin, Dianne Wiest, Victor Argo, Frances Conroy
Screenplay by: Michael Cristofer
Production Design by: Santo Loquasto
Cinematography by: Peter Suschitzky
Film Editing by: Michael Kahn
Costume Design by: Richard Bruno
Set Decoration by: Steven J. Jordan
Art Direction by: Speed Hopkins
Music by: Dave Grusin
Distributed by: Paramount Pictures
Release Date: November 21, 1984