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R| 1 hr. 47 min.

Plot Summary
This heavily stylized production with lip-synched musical numbers follows Arthur Parker (Steve Martin), a Depression-era sheet-music salesman with big dreams. When Arthur faces relationship problems with his wife, Joan (Jessica Harper), which are compounded by financial issues, he begins an affair with a withdrawn yet beautiful teacher, Eileen (Bernadette Peters). Though Arthur and Eileen prove to be kindred spirits, fate may not have their happiness in store.

Cast: Steve Martin , Bernadette Peters , Christopher Walken , Jessica Harper , Vernel Bagneris , John McMartin , John Karlen , Jay Garner

Director: Herbert Ross

Genres: Musical, Romance

Distributor: Metro Goldwyn Mayer

Pennies from Heaven (1981)

Release Date: December 11th, 1981|1 hr. 47 min.

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