Max Dugan Returns Poster

Release Date: 1983

DVD Release Date: July 12th, 2005

PG|1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary
Aging con artist Max Dugan (Jason Robards) never spent much time with his family, but when he learns that he is fatally ill, he chooses to visit his daughter, Nora (Marsha Mason). Now an adult with a son of her own, Nora hasn't seen much of her father since she was a young child. Her son, Michael (Matthew Broderick), who has never met Max, takes an immediate liking to his grandfather; however, Nora's new boyfriend, Brian (Donald Sutherland), a police officer, is suspicious of the old man.

Cast: Marsha Mason, Jason Robards, Donald Sutherland, Matthew Broderick, Dody Goodman, Sal Viscuso, Panchito Gomez, Charley Lau

Director: Herbert Ross

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Twentieth Century Fox

Keywords: 1980s, Quest, Amusing, Los Angeles, Son, Transformation