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Something in Common (1986)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | Romance  -  2 November 1986 (USA)
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A young man and a nice woman in her forties fall in love. His mother goes berserk when he tells her about it and when the girlfriend comes to meet the mother, she wants to jump out of her skin. Accepting her son's choice won't be easy.

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A young man and a nice woman in her forties fall in love. His mother goes berserk when he tells her about it and when the girlfriend comes to meet the mother, she wants to jump out of her skin. Accepting her son's choice won't be easy.

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An adorable, touching comedy
28 September 2000 | by (ny,ny) – See all my reviews

Tuesday Weld and Ellen Burstyn are at their best in this very well made and likeable mix of light comedy and drama. Tuesday is the gorgeous older women who comes into Patrick Cassidy's life, upsetting Mama Ellen. Eli wallach offers fun support, in this adult comedy you'll love.


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