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Between Friends (1983)

Two middle-aged women with nothing in common meet by accident and develop a close friendship while continuing to deal with their own lives.

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Cast

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Deborah Shapiro
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Mary Catherine Castelli
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Sam Tucker
Bruce Grey ...
Malcolm Hallen
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Dr. Seth Simpson (as Charles Shamata)
Lally Cadeau ...
Lolly
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Francie (as Barbara Bush)
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Kevin Sullivan
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Martin
Patricia Idlette
Vera Cudjoe ...
Essie
James D. Morris ...
Lionel (as Jim Morris)
Jeri Craden ...
Mrs. Ingram
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Heather (as Shelagh MacLeod)
Clare Barclay ...
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Two middle-aged women with nothing in common meet by accident and develop a close friendship while continuing to deal with their own lives.

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11 September 1983 (USA)  »

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Nobody Makes Me Cry  »

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CAD 4,400,000 (estimated)
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Quotes

Mary Catherine Castelli: Beautiful muff. I love them. Not too many people wear them anymore.
Deborah Shapiro: Well, if you saw yourself in a sleigh drawn by six white horses, crashing through the Russian snow, you'd wear a muff.
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Two Friends, Drama-Qn Fun, Heartfelt, Great Pairing of Two "Accomplished" Actresses!!
21 October 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Excellent Movie! grows on you>>>>>>>>>>>> characters are believable and Very Funny!

Wonderful acting on both parts!!

Have not seen this movie for years! believe it was on HBO? ( T.V.)

Looking to add it to my collection!" ANYONE KNOW HOW I CAN OBTAIN A COPY" ???? Very Interested!!!

I am an "Elizabeth Taylor Fan", this is one that has escaped. It amazed me "Carol Burnett" funny - but she played more of a dramatic role, and still was very humorous, Great Job!

Elizabeth Taylor, well you know she is the original "Drama Queen"! ha ha, I found her to play yet another serious role, found her to be the comedic-one, the girl can act! ( or is it?) no disrespect. Great pairing-Loved it!>>>>>>>>

You will enjoy the sensitivity, the humor, just again Great Acting on both parts!

Great casting also... Fun Movie>>>>>>>>>>>>> ; )

I have wanted to see this again, I probably saw it 10 times when it played on TV (HBO?) for that month's feature!

Back in the day 1983? I guess ha ha.....


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