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Over the Brooklyn Bridge (1984)

 -  Comedy  -  2 March 1984 (USA)
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A put-upon Jewish deli owner in Brooklyn dreams of getting out from underneath the thumb of his domineering father and his haughty fashion-model girlfriend by buying his own restaurant in ... See full summary »

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A put-upon Jewish deli owner in Brooklyn dreams of getting out from underneath the thumb of his domineering father and his haughty fashion-model girlfriend by buying his own restaurant in midtown Manhattan. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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A deliciously funny love story. See more »

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2 March 1984 (USA)  »

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Across the Brooklyn Bridge  »

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Over the Brooklyn Bridge
Music by Pino Donaggio
Lyrics by Jack Fishman
Performed by Imagination
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Silly but good.
14 March 2000 | by (Bellevue, Washington) – See all my reviews

Ok, this is not a classic, but it has enough nice touches to make it enjoyable. Sometimes good actors make a so-so film less enjoyable because you end up grieving over the waste of talent. Not so here. If you like Carol Kane, Elliott Gould, Shelley Winters, Margaux Hemingway, or Sid Caesar (who gives a knockout performance), if you liked 'Enter Laughing' or 'Crossing Delancey', or even 'Used People', you'll like this. Worth a rent if you're in the right mood.


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