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Mr. Halpern and Mr. Johnson (1983)

TV Movie  |   |  Comedy, Drama  |  28 August 1983 (USA)
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Towards the end of their lives, two old friends discover that one of them was in love with the other one's wife for more than 30 years.

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A great duo!
8 May 2001 | by (Brasilia, Brazil) – See all my reviews

Unique and talented movie explores a delicate situation of two old men (Olivier and Gleason, marvelous all the way!)who discover they loved the same woman during all of their lives. A ordinary stuff? Maybe, but the woman in question was married for more than thirty years with one of them. The story line of this movie is just a long, witty and fascinating dialogue between two great actors, Olivier and Gleason, at a table bar. A great tragedy and drama actor and a notable comedian playing together. A strange and unexpected pair? At first sight, yes, but... what a great duo!


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