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R| 1 hr. 48 min.

Plot Summary
Rachel Samstat (Meryl Streep), a New York food critic, beds Mark Forman (Jack Nicholson), a Washington, D.C., newspaper columnist. The two fall in love, and Rachel relinquishes her job and relocates to be with a man who views himself as unfit for marriage. They try to build a life together -- literally -- as they struggle with the construction crews renovating their home. When Rachel gets pregnant, Mark is enthusiastic, but then soon begins doubting whether he could be a family man.

Cast: Meryl Streep , Jack Nicholson , Maureen Stapleton , Jeff Daniels , Stockard Channing , Richard Masur , Catherine O'Hara , Steven Hill

Director: Mike Nichols

Genres: Drama

Heartburn (1986)

Release Date: February 27th, 2005|1 hr. 48 min.

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