Harry is a retired teacher in his 70s living in the Upper West Side of New York City where his late wife and he raised his children--where he's lived all his life. When the building he lives in is torn down to make way for a parking garage, Harry and his beloved cat Tonto begin a journey across the United States, visiting his children, seeing a world he never seemed to have the time to see before, making new friends, and saying goodbye to old friends. Written by
Gary Dickerson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Get a Lift
15 January 1975 (France)
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?
Pieces of liver were placed around Art Carney
in order to attract the cats that played Tonto into cuddling with Carney in pivotal scenes. See more
We see that same light Ggeen Lincoln and many of the same exact cars in almost every Traffic scene. See more
Let me tell you something: times are bad. Don't you believe what they're saying in the papers about a recession. We're in a depression.
You better believe it.
Tonto is billed "and TONTO" See more
Referenced in Yes Man
Give My Regards to Broadway
Written by George M. Cohan See more