Age-Old Friends Poster

Release Date: 1989

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary
The resident of a nursing home, John Cooper (Hume Cronyn) is frustrated by his strictly ordered surroundings. Even though his body is in decline, John remains mentally keen, while his close friend, Michael Aylott (Vincent Gardenia), has the opposite issues -- he is in fairly good health, but becoming progressively more senile. As John and Michael attempt to keep some level of independence and contend with their own ailments, they try their best to support each other.

Cast: Hume Cronyn, Vincent Gardenia, Esther Rolle, Tandy Cronyn, Michele Scarabelli

Director: Allan Kroeker

Genres: Comedy drama

Keywords: Endearing, Underdog, Friendship, Emotional, Spirited, 1980s


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