• Mumford (1999)


Release Date: 1999

DVD Release Date: April 18th, 2000

R |1 hr 52 min

Plot Summary

Dr. Mumford (Loren Dean) is the new psychologist in a small town. His unique style of therapy draws many patients, including a billionaire (Jason Lee) and a woman with chronic fatigue syndrome (Hope Davis). But Mumford also draws the ire of the town's two established doctors (David Paymer, Jane Adams). Resentful of Mumford's success, they hire an attorney (Martin Short) to impugn his character, and together they reveal shocking secrets from Mumford's past.

Cast: Loren Dean, Hope Davis, Jason Lee, Alfre Woodard, Mary McDonnell, Pruitt Taylor Vince, Zooey Deschanel, Martin Short

Director: Lawrence Kasdan

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Touchstone Pictures

Keywords: Transformation , Small town , Amusing , 1990s , Office , Rivalry , Love ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 100
    Jack MathewsNew York Daily News

    Among the funniest and most satisfying films I've seen in years. show more

  • 64
    Kevin MaynardMr. Showbiz

    Despite impeccable performances, this is bloodless, ho-hum stuff. show more

  • 75
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    This eccentric fairy tale with the feel of "Our Town" has a number of remarkable performances.

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