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R| 2 hr. 37 min.

Plot Summary
Frank is a retired Lt. Col. in the US army. He's blind and impossible to get along with. Charlie is at school and is looking forward to going to college. To help pay for a trip home for Christmas, he agrees to look after Frank over Thanksgiving. Frank's niece says this will be easy money, but she didn't reckon on Frank spending his Thanksgiving in New York.

Cast: Al Pacino , Chris O'Donnell , James Rebhorn , Gabrielle Anwar , Philip S. Hoffman , Richard Venture , Bradley Whitford , Ron Eldard

Director: Martin Brest

Genres: Drama

Scent of a Woman (1992)

Release Date: December 23rd, 1992|2 hr. 37 min.

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  • February 04, 2014 Robin Lee
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    This was one of the best movies I\'ve ever seen. Al Pacino is stunningly good, as both the bad-ass Col. Slade, and as the smart protective father that Charlie so desperately needs in order to fight the Ivory-Tower men. Poignant, edgy, thrilling, moving, and laced with intrigue.

  • February 22, 2012 Sweetrose
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    Al Pacino(The Godfather) and Chris O\'Donnell (Batman and Robin) come together for a chilling look at handicaps;.Retired Colonel Slade lives with a relative..When that family plans a get-away,Charlie is called to keep a watch on the veteran.What happens,Charlie Sims is unaware that the old man plans a \"last fling\" before an attempted suicide.I got angry with Slade\'s nephew;He seems insensitive and uncaring about his uncle\'s feelings.I feel the Colonel\'s angst,when he says \" I have no Life\" ;

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