Senior Moment (2021) Movie Review

Director: Giorgio Serafini

Writer: Kurt Brungardt, Christopher Momenee (Screenplay)

Starring: William Shatner, Jean Smart, Don McManus, Katrina Bowden, Christopher Lloyd, Esai Morales, Maya Stojan

Plot: After drag racing his vintage convertible around Palm Springs, a retired NASA test pilot loses his license. Forced to take public transportation, he meets Caroline and learns to navigate love and life again.

Runtime: 1 Hour 32 Minutes

There may be spoilers in the rest of the review

Story: Senior Moment starts as retired NASA test pilot Victor Martin (Shatner) gets caught speeding around Palm Springs, losing his licence this time and worst of all, his beloved vintage convertible.

As Victor looks to get his licence back, he must start using public transport, where he will meet café owner Caroline Summers (Smart) who will see him finally start to admit he is getting older, finding love in a place he never imagined before.

Thoughts on Senior Moment

ThoughtsSenior Moment is a romantic comedy that will see an older man who still lives his life in the fast lane, needing to learn to slow down, where he will get to meet new people and see life in a different point of view. This is a sweet story of finding love at a later age in life and learning how important having moments of fun in life can be and that time can run out quickly in life. It will show two different important parts at both sides of the two lives and how supporting each other can bring new joy in life. The performances from William Shatner, Jean Smart and Christopher Lloyd are great adding plenty of life to their characters as film unfolds. The comedy will come from the generational divide between most people Victor meets along the way.

Final Thoughts Senior Moment is a sweet romantic comedy about finding love at different times in life.

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