• Only the Lonely (1991)

Only the Lonely

Release Date: 1991

DVD Release Date: June 14th, 2005

PG-13 |1 hr 45 min

Plot Summary

Rose (Maureen O'Hara) dearly loves her adult son, Danny (John Candy) -- but when Danny meets Theresa (Ally Sheedy) and falls deeply in love, Ruth feels threatened. Desperate not to lose her son to the shy young woman, Ruth uses dirty tactics to keep the two apart. Danny is perplexed as to what he should do, so he consults his friends Patrick (Kevin Dunn) and Sal (James Belushi), who give him some skewed advice. Now Danny is torn between what his loved ones advise, and what his heart tells him.

Cast: John Candy, Maureen O'Hara, Ally Sheedy, Kevin Dunn, Milo O'Shea, Bert Remsen, Anthony Quinn, Jim Belushi

Director: Chris Columbus

Genres: Romantic comedy

Production Co: 20th Century Fox, Hughes Entertainment

Keywords: Charming, Mother, Police officer, Death, Amusing, Love, Friend, Emotional, 1990s

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