The lives of a group of young Chicago men, as seen through the eyes of one of them, a writer.

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Danny
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Emily Reubens
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Sol
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Mickey
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Bobby
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Pete
Lewis J. Stadlen ...
Marty
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Eddy
Niles McMaster ...
Michael
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Sherry
Nathan Davis ...
Mr. Jones
Louie Lanciloti ...
Ernesto
Wilbert Bradley ...
Joe the Janitor
Liza Hella ...
Barziti Sister #1
Elaine Wilkes ...
Barziti Sister #2
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The lives of a group of young Chicago men, as seen through the eyes of one of them, a writer.

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The Graduate Redux
8 February 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Other than Dr. Zhivago, this is probably my most favorite movie. I first saw it on HBO in 1984 when it was relatively new and saw it 3-4 times in a short period of time. I loved the acting by John Shea, Kate Capshaw and Josh Mostel. I think I was so enamored with it because of the similarity to The Graduate (marriage scene) and the fact that I was just fresh off of a break up where the love of my life at the time had gotten married to someone else. And the end was a perfect way to wrap it up in a bittersweet way.Your imagination can then write it's own perfect ending. I recorded the movie on VHS and haven't watched it in long time and the last time it wasn't very viewable. Would like to find it on DVD.


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