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Release Date: September 15th, 2006

DVD Release Date: December 19th, 2006

PG-13|1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary
On the eve of his 90th birthday, a retired actor (Peter Falk) tells his three children (Laura San Giacomo, Judge Reinhold) that he plans to kill himself.

Cast: Peter Falk, Laura San Giacomo, Judge Reinhold, David Paymer, Jeffrey D. Sams, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Dan Byrd, Shera Danese

Director: Jeff Hare

Genres: Comedy

Ratings & Reviews

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  • The movie's one-star rating is solely for Mary Elizabeth Winstead, who provides eye candy as Morris' film-student granddaughter, Lisa. show more

  • Generally, this film is lively and entertaining. The dialogue among the four principals trips along at a brisk pace, never becoming overly dense or plodding. show more

  • Falk is as good as ever and the rest give it their all; you couldn't ask for a better cast, just better material. show more

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