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Rated
PG
Runtime 117 min
Ratings
60% critics Rotten Tomatoes
61% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 12+ Common Sense Media
Genre Comedy, Drama
Release 11/10/89
Actors Jack Lemmon, Ted Danson, Olympia Dukakis, Kathy Baker
Directors Gary David Goldberg
A busy, "always-on-the-run" executive learns during a meeting that his mother may be dying and rushes home to her side. He ends up being his father's caretaker and becomes closer to him than ever before. In the process, he teaches his father to be more independent which causes problems with the man's wife. Estranged from his own son, the executive comes to realize what has been missing in his own life.
Genre Comedy, Drama
Release 11/10/89
Actors Jack Lemmon, Ted Danson, Olympia Dukakis, Kathy Baker
Directors Gary David Goldberg
A busy, "always-on-the-run" executive learns during a meeting that his mother may be dying and rushes home to her side. He ends up being his father's caretaker and becomes closer to him than ever before. In the process, he teaches his father to be more independent which causes problems with the man's wife. Estranged from his own son, the executive comes to realize what has been missing in his own life.