Murphy's Romance Poster Image
Rated
PG-13
Runtime 107 min
Ratings
73% critics Rotten Tomatoes
75% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 13+ Common Sense Media
Genre Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release 01/31/86
Actors Sally Field, James Garner, Brian Kerwin, Corey Haim
Directors Martin Ritt
Emma is a divorced woman with a teen-aged son who moves into a small town and tries to make a go of a horse ranch. Murphy is the widowed town druggist who steers business her way. Things are going along predictably until her ex-husband shows up, needing a place to stay. The three of them form an intricate circle, with Emma's son liking Murphy but desperately wanting his father back.
Genre Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release 01/31/86
Actors Sally Field, James Garner, Brian Kerwin, Corey Haim
Directors Martin Ritt
Emma is a divorced woman with a teen-aged son who moves into a small town and tries to make a go of a horse ranch. Murphy is the widowed town druggist who steers business her way. Things are going along predictably until her ex-husband shows up, needing a place to stay. The three of them form an intricate circle, with Emma's son liking Murphy but desperately wanting his father back.