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First showing on network television for this funny and moving drama based on William Wharton 's bestselling novel, starring Jack Lemmon
Ted Danson
Olympia Dukakis
When a family crisis brings Wall Street high flyer John Tremont home to look after his elderly father, he finds a man very different from the one he thought he knew. Over the coming weeks the pair rediscover each other and themselves, but soon another crisis looms.
Written and directed by Gary David Goldberg STEREO


Unknown: William Wharton
Unknown: Jack Lemmon
Unknown: Ted Danson
Unknown: Olympia Dukakis
Unknown: John Tremont
Directed By: Gary David Goldberg
Unknown: Barry Norman
Jake Tremont: Jack Lemmon
John Tremont: Ted Danson
BetteTremont: Olympia Dukakis
Annie: Kathy Baker
Mario: Kevin Spacey
Billy: Ethan Hawke
Dr Chad: Zakes Mokae
DrSantana: Jt Walsh
Dr Ethridge: Peter Michael Goetz
Dr Delibro: John Apicella
Victor Walton: Richard McGonagle

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