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Middle Age Crazy (1980)

 -  Comedy | Drama  -  25 July 1980 (USA)
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A married man is turning forty and that's when the midlife crisis hits him. He becomes obsessed with young women and fast cars.

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Bobby Lee
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Sue Ann Burnett
Graham Jarvis ...
J.D.
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Nancy
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Tommy
Helen Hughes ...
Ruth
Geoffrey Bowes ...
Greg
Michael Kane ...
Abe Titus
Diane Dewey ...
Wanda Jean
Vivian Reis ...
Becky
Patricia Hamilton ...
Barbara Pickett
Anni Lantuch ...
Janet
Gina Dick ...
Linda McAllister
Thomas Baird ...
Porsche Salesman
Norma Dell'Agnese ...
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A married man is turning forty and that's when the midlife crisis hits him. He becomes obsessed with young women and fast cars.

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A heart as big as Texas . . . . . it's about to break! [UK] See more »

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Insightful movie about middle age and world weariness
8 March 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Great tale that highlights the dangers of getting what you wish for and not appreciating what you have. Bruce Dern is terrific as Bobby Lee. It's strange to see him in a role where he isn't a scumbag, but his performance is brilliant and touching as a man who wrestles with latent immaturity and crushing loss. Ann-Margret was born to her role as adoring and then betrayed wife. My favorite lines will always be about being the "Daddy." I'm surprised that this movie doesn't get much play in rerun on television. It's the same coming-of-age genre as "10" except that Bo Derek didn't star as the lust interest. Both Dern and Ann-Margret pull off great performances as nouveau riche Texans who are basically down-home at heart.


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