Mary & Tim Poster

Release Date: 1996

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary
Recently widowed Mary Horton (Candice Bergen), still spry in her 50s, takes an interest in Tim (Thomas McCarthy), a mentally challenged man in his 20s who works as a gardener and handyman. Mary initially hires Tim to repair her damaged flower garden, but his friendly nature inspires her to take him under her wing as a reading student. Eventually, Mary and Tim begin a romance, which earns vociferous opposition from their family members and the community.

Cast: Candice Bergen, Richard Kiley, Thomas McCarthy, Shirley Knight, Louise Latham, Kelli Williams, Debra Mooney, Sean O'Bryan

Director: Glenn Jordan

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Heartwarming, 1990s, Small town, Forbidden love, Emotional, Underdog, Family, Father, Marriage, Transformation