After the burial, everyone goes from the cemetery to Harold and Sarah's vacation house, where they are invited to stay for the weekend.
During the first night there, a bat flies into the attic while Meg and Nick are getting reacquainted.
Also present is Chloe (Meg Tilly), Alex's much younger girlfriend.At the end of the discussion, Richard states, "Nobody said it was going to be fun.The soundtrack features soul, R&B and pop-rock musicians from the 1960s and 70s, including Creedence Clearwater Revival, Aretha Franklin, Marvin Gaye, The Temptations, The Rolling Stones and Three Dog Night.The Big Chill influenced the TV series thirtysomething.
The Big Chill is a 1983 American comedy-drama film directed by Lawrence Kasdan, starring Tom Berenger, Glenn Close, Jeff Goldblum, William Hurt, Kevin Kline, Mary Kay Place, Meg Tilly, and Jo Beth Williams.
The plot focuses on a group of baby boomer college friends who reunite after 15 years when one of their old comrades, Alex, commits suicide without warning.